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February 8, 2021 | Maryam Shahzad

Police: Sheriff’s Deputy Shoots, Kills Laytonsville Man Who Was ‘Driving Erratically’

A Laytonsville man was shot and killed by a Montgomery County Sheriff’s deputy Saturday, according to a Montgomery County Police Department (MCPD) statement. Police say several 911 calls were received around 8:01 a.m. Saturday morning to report collisions in the 6000 block of MD-108, or Olney Laytonsville Road, between Riggs and Fieldcrest Roads. Callers said […]

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June 5, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Two Injured in School Bus Crash in Olney, No Students On Board

Fire officials say that two people were injured Wednesday morning in a “head-on collision” between a car and a school bus on Route 108 and Volunteer Drive in Olney. No students, or other passengers, were on board the bus at the time of the accident. The accident happened around 8:15 a.m. Pete Piringer, the spokesperson […]

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November 15, 2018 | Michelle Queen

UPDATE: Route 108 at Stanley Hills Way Reopens After Extended Closure

UPDATE at 4:10 p.m. Damascus Road (Route 108) has reopened in both directions. UPDATE: Both directions of Damascus Rd (MD 108) at Stanley Hills Way have re-opened. #mdtraffic — MC Emergency Mgmt (@ReadyMontgomery) November 15, 2018 UPDATE at 3:20 p.m.  The road will be closed for at least two more hours, according to officials. Damascus […]

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August 13, 2015 | Aline Barros

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Street Beat: Road Resurfacing on MD 108

Daily lane closures are expected through late fall during a resurfacing project on MD 108- Ashton Road- in Montgomery County. The resurfacing project on two and half miles of MD 108, between MD 650 and the Howard County line, is scheduled to begin on Aug. 17. The Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration said the […]

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August 2, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Police Investigate Fatal Collision on Olney-Sandy Spring Road

UPDATED Montgomery County police are investigating a fatal collision involving a Honda CRV that struck a utility pole in the 300 block of Olney-Sandy Spring Road near Sherwood High School around 8 a.m. on Sunday in the Ashton area. The police department’s Collision Reconstruction Unit is conducting the investigation. According to police, the preliminary investigation […]

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January 31, 2014 | Staff Writer

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Bridge Repairs: MD 108 at Howard County/Montgomery County Line

Maryland 108 (Ashton Road/Clarksville Pike) will be reduced to a single lane at the Howard-Montgomery county line east of Olney beginning at 8 p.m. tonight (Jan. 31) for emergency repairs to the bridge over the Patuxent River. A flagging operation will remain in place throughout the weekend until the repairs are complete. The lane reduction […]

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