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NEWS
July 7, 1998
Washington County Sheriff's deputies responded to Longmeadow Road on Monday evening where a pickup truck and an all-terrain vehicle collided, deputies said. The driver of the ATV was flown to Washington County Hospital with a head injury, according to rescue officials. He was later listed in fair condition, a hospital spokeswoman said. The ATV was lodged beneath the passenger side of the truck after the 6 p.m. collision, reports said. A neighbor said the ATV rider appeared to be pinned under the truck.
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NEWS
April 24, 2012
A Smithsburg man who on Sunday was struck by a pickup truck in the parking lot of the Food Lion supermarket on Jefferson Boulevard remained in critical condition Tuesday morning at Meritus Medical Center east of Hagerstown, Maryland State Police Cpl. P.A. Martin said. George Bargmann, 58, of Smithsburg, was struck at about 12:30 p.m. in the Food Lion parking lot at 22401 Jefferson Blvd., according to a news release from state police. Troopers said Bargmann was unresponsive when they arrived.
NEWS
September 15, 2011
A Ford pickup truck spun out of control and hit the guardrail on the right side of the ramp from Sharpsburg Pike onto eastbound Interstate 70 Thursday morning, Trooper W. Talbert of the Maryland State Police said. Nobody was injured, according to Talbert. Police responded to the accident at 8:14 a.m. and blocked off the ramp upon arriving on the scene. The Maryland State Police and a firetruck from the Funkstown Volunteer Fire Co. were on the scene. The road reopened at 8:45 a.m. after the pickup truck was towed away and police cleared the scene.
NEWS
March 7, 2011
Two people had to be rescued Sunday night when their pickup truck was swept away in Sideling Hill Creek off Rizer Road, Allegany County Emergency officials said. The Allegany County Swift Water Rescue Team freed Sam and Rena Turner, of Little Orleans, and their dog from the pickup, according to a press release from the Allegany County Bureau of Police. The Turners tried to drive across the creek at a typically passable area at about 8:30 p.m., when their pickup was swept away by rapidly moving water, officials said.
NEWS
September 6, 2013
A young girl was struck by a pickup truck on Leitersburg Pike near Marsh Pike on Friday morning, according to Maryland State Police Trooper Tim Kocevar. The girl was standing on the shoulder on the northbound side of Leitersburg Pike and ran into the travel lane, Kocevar said. She was hit by a Ford F-150 that was traveling north, he said. The girl was taken to Meritus Medical Center east of Hagerstown following the accident, Kocevar said. The accident, which happened shortly beforeĀ  8 a.m. , remained under investigation.
NEWS
December 7, 2011
Nobody was injured in an accident on the 17000 block of Garland Groh Boulevard on Wednesday morning, Officer TL Crouse of the Hagerstown Police Department said. The driver of a pickup truck heading northbound on Garland Groh Boulevard attempted to move from the left lane into the right lane and collided with a Jeep in the right lane, Crouse said. Both vehicles were able to be driven away from the scene Police responded to the accident at 8:50 a.m. The scene was cleared by 9:15 a.m. Traffic was not affected by the accident.
NEWS
By DAN DEARTH | dan.dearth@herald-mail.com | July 21, 2011
The driver of a pickup truck was taken to Meritus Medical Center after his vehicle was struck by a freight train in the 700 block of Pennsylvania Avenue in Hagerstown Thursday afternoon. George Fuscsick, 87, of Hagerstown was treated and later released at from the hospital following the 1:52 p.m. collision at the intersection of North Prospect Street, near a railroad crossing, authorities said. Fuscsick failed to stop for flashing red lights at the railroad crossing, according to a Hagerstown Police Department news release.
NEWS
December 12, 2010
A two-vehicle collision Friday morning in Mercersburg also resulted in damage to one of the drivers’ homes, according to a news release from Pennsylvania State Police. A Ford pickup was heading west on Garnes Road and stopped at the intersection with Pa. 75 before turning right — north — onto Pa. 75, police said. After the pickup turned right, it was hit by a 2002 Ford F-350 pickup truck that was going north on Pa. 75, police said. The Ford that was hit went across the double yellow center line, across the southbound lane, through a private lawn, struck a mailbox and then hit the driver’s house, police said.
NEWS
April 24, 2012
A Smithsburg man who was struck by a pickup truck Sunday in the parking lot of the Food Lion supermarket on Jefferson Boulevard has died, Maryland State Police said Tuesday. George Bargmann, 58, of Smithsburg, died Tuesday at Meritus Medical Center, Maryland State Police Cpl. P.A. Martin said. The incident occurred at about 12:30 p.m., when Bargmann was struck by a Ford pickup as he was walking in the Food Lion parking lot at 22401 Jefferson Blvd., according to a state police news release.
NEWS
By DAN DEARTH | dan.dearth@herald-mail.com | August 29, 2013
A Washington County man was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and other counts after the pickup truck he was driving crashed into a house near Hagerstown Speedway Thursday morning, the Washington County Sheriff's Office said. Daniel John Dutcavich, 56, of Hicksville Road near Clear Spring also was charged with driving a vehicle in excess of reasonable and prudent speed, failure to control vehicle speed on highway, driving a motor vehicle on a highway without required license and authorization, negligent driving and driving while impaired by alcohol, according to a sheriff's office news release.
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