April 22, 2009
GREENCASTLE, Pa. -- Three people suffered major injuries in a three-car crash on Pa. 16 Sunday afternoon near Talhelm's gas station in Antrim Township, said Pennsylvania State Police. Daniel Thorpe, 20, of Maugansville, and Susann Lahr, 19, of Maugansville, who were riding in a Hyundai Elantra, had major injuries, police said. The Elantra was being driven by Thomas J. Scott, 28, of Chambersburg, police said. He suffered minor injuries. Charles E. Dixon Jr., 45, of Greencastle, the driver of a Pontiac Montana, also had a major injury, police said.
November 17, 2012
A 49-year-old Huntingdon County, Pa., man was killed in an auto accident Friday night on Pa. 641 west of Newburg, Pa., according to Pennsylvania State Police. Police said Kenneth E. Boyd Sr., of Shade Gap, was speeding in a 2005 Kia Optima while traveling west in the area of 8023 Newburg Road (Pa. 641) when he lost control and slid sideways into the eastbound lane about 5:19 p.m. A 2003 Hyundai Tiburon, being driven by Abigail Catherine Grix, 19, of Mifflintown, Pa., was traveling east and struck Boyd's vehicle, causing it to flip onto its roof and onto the hood of the Tiburon, police said.
January 15, 2007
A 38-year-old Smithsburg man died Sunday when the vehicle he was driving struck trees on the side of Md. 77 near Brown Road just outside of Washington County, Maryland State Police in Frederick said. Mitchell Rose, of Pleasant Valley Road, was not wearing his seat belt when the 2002 Hyundai Santa Fe that he was driving crashed at about 3:40 p.m., police said. The vehicle was northbound on Md. 77 when it left the road for unknown reasons, police said. Rose, who was alone in the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
March 29, 2011
Two traffic accidents within about a block of each other snarled traffic in the area of Frederick Street in Hagerstown. There appeared to be minor injuries in both crashes, Hagerstown Battalion Chief Justin Mayhue said. The first accident, at the intersection of Frederick and Mill streets, involved a Hyundai Sonata and a Blue-Gray tow truck. That accident closed the northbound lane of Frederick Street. The second accident took place at the intersection of Frederick Street and Memorial Boulevard.
July 18, 2013
A 63-year-old Fortuna, Calif., man was flown to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore Wednesday afternoon after his car collided with a Mack truck on southbound Interstate 81 near Williamsport, according to Maryland State Police. The 3:25 p.m. crash tied up traffic in the area for hours during rush hour for the helicopter to land and to allow police to investigate the accident. For unknown reasons, Ronald Plotnick lost control of his 2013 Hyundai and struck a guardrail in the median, police said in a news release.
August 9, 2003
FREDERICK, Md. - A Hedgesville, W.Va., man was charged Thursday after a high-speed chase in which a police cruiser was struck and the pursued vehicle repeatedly drove into oncoming traffic, Maryland State Police said. No one was hurt, police said. Paul Wayne Anders Jr., 30, was charged with numerous traffic offenses including attempting to elude police, speeding and reckless driving. He was also charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, police said.
July 10, 2013
Five people, including a child, were taken to Meritus Medical Center east of Hagerstown following a three-vehicle collision Wednesday morning on U.S. 40 near the entrance to Greenbrier State Park, according to Maryland State Police. One person was a priority two patient, and three people were priority three patients, according to police. The child was a priority three patient, police said. Injuries are graded on their severity on a scale of one to three, with one being the most serious, police said.
December 23, 2012
One teenager died and another teenager was in critical condition after a single-vehicle accident Saturday night in downtown Chambersburg, Chambersburg Police Department Chief David Arnold said Sunday. Jorge Adrian Navarro, 17, of 455 Madison Ave. in Chambersburg, was pronounced dead at Hershey (Pa.) Medical Center, according to a news release from Chambersburg police. A 13-year-old passenger was airlifted to Hershey Medical Center, where the teen was in critical condition with head and leg trauma, according to the news release sent Sunday afternoon.
March 10, 2006
Despite the onslaught of competitors that invaded the low end of the sport utility market over the last few years, Hyundai still manages to not only remain a viable alternative for American consumers in today's highly competitive marketplace, but grow in volume and market share. Last year Hyundai freshened, upgraded and refined the Santa Fe. Offered in GLS 2.7L, GLS 3.5L and Limited trim levels, the Hyundai SUV is propelled by the strong 2.7L Delta DOHC 24-valve V6 ? now the base engine ?
June 6, 1997
By SAMANTHA KRULEWITZ Staff Writer Some kids can't wait for the last day of school to be over. Others are anxious to see their grades. But at the Career Studies Center on Friday, everybody wanted a car. The car, a 1991 Hyundai Sonata, was the result of a year-long incentive program designed to increase attendance and academic performance, said Marie Bikle, a cosmetology teacher and creator of the program. "We are the only school that has the facilities and the ability to repair the car," Bikle said.