March 14, 2011
A Baltimore man died after the truck he was driving west on Interstate 70 at Md. 75 crashed Monday morning, according to Maryland State Police. Elmer Smith, 41, was taken to Frederick Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead, state police said. A malfunction in the front driver’s side tire caused Smith to lose control of a westbound 1996 Peterbilt, state police said. The truck rolled over, slid into a guardrail on the left shoulder and Smith was thrown from the truck, state police said.
June 19, 2011
A Taneytown, Md., woman died following a head-on car collision along Md. 194 at Legore Road Sunday afternoon, according to Maryland State Police. Nellie R. Baumgardner, 86, died at Frederick Memorial Hospital following the 4:38 p.m. crash, state police said. Baumgardner died after a 2003 Ford Focus being driven by Susan Baumgardner of Taneytown crossed a yellow double line and struck a Toyota Corolla being driven by Katlyn Appler of Hanover, Pa., state police said. Susan Baumgardner was flown to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore with serious injuries, state police said.
July 11, 2010
FREDERICK, Md. -- A man was taken to Frederick Memorial Hospital on Sunday after he was beaten and robbed in downtown Frederick, according to a news release from the Frederick Police Department. Six to eight people approached the man in an alley west of the 300 block of North Market Street and demanded money, then beat him, police said. The assailants removed the man's clothing, which contained a wallet and car keys, and took his shoes, police said. The man went to the police station around 5:18 a.m. and told dispatchers he'd been robbed "about an hour ago," police said.
April 19, 1997
Police log Family escapes uninjured from fire BRUNSWICK , Md. - A family escaped uninjured Saturday morning when a fire caused by a carelessly discarded cigarette swept through their Boss Arnold Road home. Charles Green, his wife and children are staying with relatives, according to Brunswick Fire Chief Roy Lipscomb. Damage to the single-story brick home was estimated at $95,000. The family is insured. Lipscomb said the fire was reported around 10 a.m. "Mrs.
June 21, 1997
By ELLEN LYON Staff Writer BEAVER CREEK - A Boonsboro man died Saturday afternoon in a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of U.S. 40 and Beaver Creek Road, Maryland State Police in Hagerstown said. Harry Rommeney, 66, of 9355 Childarcrest Drive, was pronounced dead at Washington County Hospital, police said. Rommeney's 1990 Subaru Justy was turning left onto Beaver Creek Road from eastbound U.S. 40 about 2:30 p.m. when it was struck from behind by a 1991 Subaru Justy driven by Sharron Louise McErlain of 9304 Stottlemeyer Road, Boonsboro, police said.
May 26, 2005
By BRIAN SHAPPELL SANDY HOOK - An 87-year-old Brunswick, Md., man died after a two-vehicle accident Wednesday in southern Washington County, just north of the Potomac River, according to Maryland State Police. The crash was reported just after 3 p.m. on eastbound U.S. 340 at Keep Tryst Road, police said. Police said a 2001 Daewoo, driven by Frank A. Miglio, 87, of Sixth Avenue, and a 1996 Honda, driven by Daniel C. Nusbaum, 20, of Diamond Drive in Walkersville, Md., collided in the intersection.
April 11, 2006
FREDERICK, Md. - A Frederick woman died in a crash Monday afternoon after she lost control of her vehicle on U.S. 40 at Brethren Church Road, Maryland State Police said. Caitlin Rohrer, 22, of Frederick, was driving east on U.S. 40 about 1 p.m. when she crossed the center line and sideswiped another vehicle in the westbound lane, police said. Rohrer then crashed into another vehicle. Police did not know Monday night what caused Rohrer to cross the center line. Rohrer was taken to Frederick Memorial Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
April 5, 2013
Mr. Irvin F. Stride, 97, of Frederick, Md., died Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Frederick Memorial Hospital. Born Dec. 2, 1915, in Frederick, he was the son of the late Irvin G. and Grace E. Stottlemyer Stride. He was the loving husband of Eva M. Young Stride. Mr. Stride enjoyed spending time with his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife, he is survived by children, Sharon Stride Poole of Boonsboro, Md., Marty Stride of Thurmont, Md., and Kenneth Stride of New York; stepdaughter, Jean Boone of Libertytown, Md.; grandchildren, Donald Dick, Jeffrey Dick and John Stride; great-grandchildren, Jacob Dick and Elizabeth Dick; and five stepgrandchildren. He was preceded in death by daughter, Eileen Stride Vetiello; one stepgrandchild; as well as two brothers, Richard N. Stride and Robert M. Stride.
January 7, 2009
JULY 31, 1941-DEC. 31, 2008 FREDERICK, Md. - Sally Ann Cannon Wolfe, 67, of Frederick, passed away Dec. 31, 2008, at Washington County Hospital after a lengthy illness. She was the wife of the late Thomas E. "Sonny" Wolfe for more than 40 years. Sonny died Oct. 27, 2008. She is survived by a son, Ronald Toms, and a stepson, Thomas E. Wolfe II, both of Hagerstown; and three grandchildren, Christopher Wayne Toms, Thomas E Wolfe III and Daniel Strite. She was preceded in death by her brother, Robert "Bobby" Cannon of Frederick.
April 18, 2009
FREDERICK, Md. --Â One person died Saturday from injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash on Md. 85 north of Guilford Drive in Frederick County, according to a Maryland State Police press release. The accident occurred about 3:15 p.m. when a 2007 Yamaha motorcycle was northbound on Md. 85 at a high rate of speed in an apparent speed contest with another motorcycle, troopers said. A Nissan Sentra pulled across northbound Md. 85 from The Point Plaza and into the path of both motorcycles.