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Troopers Increasing Presence On Capital Beltway – Warning To Commercial Trucks Issued

Maryland State Police are increasing their presence and alerting commercial truck traffic after two tractor trailer crashes within 12 hours on the Capital Beltway in Montgomery County, which both had contributing factors that included speed too great for conditions and driver inattention. The first incident was a crash that occurred just after 5:30 p.m. yesterday on the outer loop of I-495 near Bradley Blvd.  It involved a tractor trailer driven by Yankuba Jarju, 39, of Jonesboro, GA, who reported no injury following the crash. The preliminary investigation indicates the tractor…

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State Police Helicopter Crew Hoist Injured Victim from Chimney Rock

At about 1:45 p.m on Wednesday, April 22, 2020, Maryland State Police helicopter, Trooper 3, based at Frederick Municipal Airport, was dispatched to Chimney Rock in Thurmont to assist with the extrication of an injured victim who had fallen approximately 30 feet.  Chimney Rock is located in a remote area in the Catoctin Mountains. Rescue crews from Thurmont and the Frederick County Advanced Technical Rescue (ATR) Team were able to make contact with the victim approximately 45 minutes after the 911 call.  Due to the injuries, terrain and the extended…

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FCPS Adds Dinner and Locations for Meals While Schools Are Closed

Starting tomorrow, Tuesday, March 17, the 8 schools* at which FCPS was originally serving only breakfast and lunch are adding boxed “Grab N Go” suppers. In addition, starting Wednesday, March 18, FCPS will add the following 8 locations for lunches “to go” from 11:30 AM-12:30 PM–Look for the bright yellow school buses: Brunswick – Rite Aid Parking Lot, Brunswick Heights Shopping Center, 92 Souder Road, BrunswickBuckeystown United Methodist Church –  Parking Lot, 3440 Buckeystown Pike, FrederickEmmitsburg Elementary – School Parking Lot, 300 South Seton Avenue, EmmitsburgHeather Ridge – School Parking Lot, 1445 Taney Avenue,…

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