columbia pike

May 7, 2018 | Staff Writer

Woman Killed in Wreck on Columbia Pike

Greenbelt Man Faces DUI Charge A Greenbelt woman died early Sunday morning when she was struck by a car on Columbia Pike in Fairland, Montgomery County police said. My Huong T. Nguyen, 45, of the 7900 block of Greenbury Drive in Greenbelt died at the scene, police said. Ivan William Kadian, 29, of the 8400 […]

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November 10, 2017 | Staff Writer

Woman, 71, Killed Crossing Columbia Pike

A 71-year-old woman was struck and killed crossing Columbia Pike on Thursday evening, a Montgomery County police statement said. Elaine Rowena Allen, 71, of an unconfirmed address, died after she was hit by a van driven by Carter L. Cockrell, 75, about 6:40 p.m. near Hillwood Drive, police said. Cockrell, of the 4600 block of […]

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November 6, 2017 | Staff Writer

Public Forum on Ride On’s Expansion to be Held on Nov. 29

Ride On is expanding its services along US 29 (Columbia Pike) and officials are inviting the public for input on Nov. 29. The expansion is a new limited stop service called Route 129. The new service will run from Silver Spring Transit Center to Burtonsville Park and Ride Lot with just 14 stops.  Route 129 […]

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November 3, 2016 | Staff Writer

Police Are Investigating a Series of Commercial Burglaries, Release Surveillance Footage (VIDEO & PHOTO)

Montgomery County Police are investigating a series of commercial burglaries that have happened throughout the county. Investigators believe that the same suspect is responsible for all of the burglaries. According to a news release, police have determined that the suspect forces entry into a business and once inside, the suspect disables any surveillance cameras and/or alarm […]

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May 26, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

At Least a Dozen People Injured in Silver Spring Van Crash (PHOTOS)

UPDATED Montgomery County Fire and Rescue crews responded to what they are calling a “mass casualty” incident involving a two-van collision on Columbia Pike near Musgrove Road Thursday morning. According to Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer, 23 children, age 12 to 14, and two adults were transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The accident caused multiple lane […]

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November 3, 2015 | Staff Writer

Teen Hospitalized in Serious Condition, Police Investigate Hit and Run on Route 29

UPDATED Police say the driver has been located. You can find more information here. UPDATE: Driver involved in hit-and-run pedestrian collision has come forward to police. Additional info. provided once facts are confirmed. — Montgomery Co Police (@mcpnews) November 3, 2015 ORIGINAL POST Montgomery County police officers are investigating a hit-and-run collision that occurred last night […]

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October 22, 2015 | Staff Writer

Police Investigate Fatal Pedestrian Collision on Columbia Pike in White Oak

UPDATED Montgomery County police officers are investigating a fatal collision involving a pedestrian that occurred shortly after 6 a.m. on Thursday along Columbia Pike (U.S. Route 29) south of New Hampshire Avenue in the White Oak area of Silver Spring. Police said the preliminary investigation indicates the pedestrian, identified as 18-year-old Michelle Sena Hoyah of […]

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February 26, 2014 | Staff Writer

Police Investigate Fatal Pedestrian Accident

An elderly man was struck and killed by a school bus this afternoon in Silver Spring. Montgomery County police are investigating the fatal pedestrian accident that occurred at 2:23 p.m. on Feb. 26 at the intersection of Columbia Pike and Tech Road in Silver Spring. According to a police account, a school bus contracted by […]

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