Scooter Operator Dies After Being Hit By Car


Maryland State Police are investigating an accident that claimed the life of a male who was riding a stand-up electric scooter in the area of westbound Route 50 and Riddle Lane in Worcester County. Troopers from the Berlin Barrack responded to the scene a few minutes after midnight (12:04 a.m. Tuesday). An investigation determined that…

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Md. State Police Plan Saturation Patrols

DUI checkpoint Newark, Rt 72 & Old Baltimore Pike, Multi Agency DUI Checkpoint Strikeforce . Photo by: Gene Shaner

Maryland State Police have advised people who are thinking about celebrating St. Patrick’s Day to not test their luck of the Irish by driving impaired. State Police at the Berlin Barrack said DUI saturation patrols will take place Saturday and Wednesday in partnership with the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office and the Ocean City Police Department.…

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Update : Travel Conditions Could Be Slick

Snowy Travel Tips

UPDATE: The earlier Snow Emergency Plan implemented in Worcester County was lifted shortly before 8:45 a.m. Maryland State Police at the Berlin Barrack advise motorists to continue to use caution and to be alert for black ice. ORIGINAL STORY: Driving conditions could be hazardous Friday morning due to some snow that fell starting late Thursday.…

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