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  • Man once accused of killing twin in Columbia fatally shot in Georgia

    Man once accused of killing twin in Columbia fatally shot in Georgia
    A 25-year-old man — freed last year after being tried in the 2007 death of his twin brother in Columbia — died in an accidental shooting Friday in Georgia, according to police. Jason Shapiro, a former attorney for Wael Ali, said Tuesday...
  • Westminster man dies from injuries sustained in Finksburg accident

    Westminster man dies from injuries sustained in Finksburg accident
    A Westminster man involved in a three-car accident Friday morning in Finksburg died as a result of his injuries, according to Cindy Rivers, a spokeswoman for the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center. Kelly Murphy, 38, died Monday. He was taken by...
  • Baltimore Police reassign supervisor of unit tied to West case, fatal crash

    Baltimore Police reassign supervisor of unit tied to West case, fatal crash
    Baltimore police have reassigned a supervisor who oversaw a Baltimore police unit tied to the in-custody death of Tyrone West and a vehicle pursuit that turned fatal, the department confirmed. Lt. Eric Kowalcyzk, a police spokesman, said that the...
  • Owings motorbike rider killed in Elkridge crash

    Owings motorbike rider killed in Elkridge crash
    An Owings man died when his motorcycle crashed at an intersection in Howard County early Saturday morning, police said. David Roy Spriggs, 42, of Owings, Md. (Calvert County), was riding his bike south on Washington Boulevard in Elkridge and tried to...
  • Glen Burnie pedestrian killed in crash

    Glen Burnie pedestrian killed in crash
    A Glen Burnie man has died after being run over by a car on Crain Highway Friday evening, Anne Arundel County Police said. Officers went to the northbound side of Crain Highway in Glen Burnie at about 8:30 p.m. to investigate a crash, police said....
  • Blood drive, nonprofit remember victims of 2012 Harford fatal crash

    Alexz McDowell had recently turned 20 when she was killed, along with two friends, in a grisly car accident in Street on Nov. 17, 2012. Almost a year later, Ms. McDowell's family is joining the families and friends of the other victims in a memorial...
  • Police identify victim in fatal Baltimore County car crash

    Police identify victim in fatal Baltimore County car crash
    A 23-year-old man was killed early Saturday when his car crashed into an electric company pole on W. Joppa Road, Baltimore County police said. Joseph Polovoy, of the unit block of Tremblant Court in Lutherville-Timonium, was driving a 2007 Lexus west...
  • Drunk driving 2.0

    Drunk driving 2.0
    After following the coverage of Maryland's new cell phone law that went into affect this month and the upcoming trial of Elizabeth Meyers, a woman facing charges stemming from her alleged texting when her car struck and killed a man in Anne Arundel...
  • Pasadena man charged in fatal 2012 hit-and-run

    Pasadena man charged in fatal 2012 hit-and-run
    A Pasadena man has been charged in a fatal hit-and-run crash that killed a homeless man last year, according to the Anne Arundel County State's Attorney's Office. On Nov. 20, 2012, 52-year-old John Junior Stewart, who had no permanent address, was found...
  • Driver in City Hall crash hit 115 mph before deadly accident

    Driver in City Hall crash hit 115 mph before deadly accident
    The driver of a vehicle that crashed outside City Hall and killed a city worker was traveling up to 115 mph before he entered downtown streets followed by a state trooper, according to a police report that for the first time details the investigation into...
  • Use technology to prevent cellphone-related crashes

     Use technology to prevent cellphone-related crashes
    The front-page article by Pamela Wood about the prosecution of a young girl whose alleged texting while driving caused a fatal accident highlights a major failure by our elected leaders ("Crash fatality case could be Arundel first," Oct. 14). The...
  • Police search for driver in fatal hit-and-run

    Police search for driver in fatal hit-and-run
    Detectives are searching for the driver of a white car that struck and killed a homeless man in North Baltimore early this month. Joseph Blake, 32, was killed Oct. 4 while walking in the 200 block of West North Avenue at about 12:38 a.m. Grainy...