Wreck

September 16, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Police Urge Witnesses of Fatal Olney Collision to Come Forward

Montgomery County police are continuing to investigate a fatal collision in Olney that occurred on Georgia Avenue near the Intercounty Connector on Sept. 6. The collision occurred at 8:56 p.m. on a Friday night and involved four vehicles, according to police. Police say, a 2014 Infinity Q50S was heading North on Georgia Avenue and a […]

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July 26, 2019 | Staff Writer

Truck Truffles Commuters on I-270

Gimme a break. A tractor trailer loaded with candy overturned Friday morning on southbound I-270 in Germantown, Montgomery County Fire and Rescue spokesman Pete Piringer said. Although the cargo was chocolate bars, it wasn’t a sweet commute as the highway was blocked for hours after the 1 a.m. wreck. Piringer said the incident occurred at […]

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May 1, 2019 | Staff Writer

Woman Dies from Car Wreck in March

A 71-year-old Beltsville woman died Saturday from a wreck that occurred in March, Montgomery County police said in a statement released Wednesday. The woman, Augustina Okwadi, was a passenger in a 2005 Toyota Corolla, driven by Regina Ablorh, 50, also of Beltsville, police said. Sometime after 3:30 p.m. March 4, a 2003 Volvo XC90 hit […]

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November 12, 2018 | Staff Writer

Two Die in Silver Spring Wreck

Two people died in an early morning collision Saturday between a grocery store delivery truck and a Toyota sedan, Montgomery County police said. Ismael Melchor Salazar, 39, of Hyattsville — the driver of the 1997 Toyota Corolla — died at the scene, at New Hampshire Avenue and Northampton Drive in Silver Spring, police said. A […]

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July 3, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

UPDATED: Morning Crashes Around Montgomery County

UPDATE: New crash on Seven Locks Road. Traffic Advisory – 7 Locks Rd. and Tuckerman Lane, some lanes blocked, EMS evaluating several injuries https://t.co/jAbxpfRHXG — Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) July 3, 2017 UPDATE: Lanes open on Colesville Road. All lanes now open on Colesville Rd (US-29) following earlier closure at Dale Dr. #MDtraffic — MC Emergency […]

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