Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Collision occured at Clopper Road and Village Fountain Drive
A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Clopper Road and Village Fountain Drive on Tuesday night. Specific details about the victim and the circumstances behind the crash were unavailable Wednesday. A Montgomery County police spokesperson said the pedestrian was hospitalized. At around 7:42 p.m., emergency responders were dispatched to the 13400 block of Clopper Road at Village Fountain Drive, according to Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Service spokesman Assist. Cpt. Scott Graham. Police spokeswoman Angela Cruz said southbound Clopper Road was shut down, from Germantown Road (Route 118) to Village Fountain Drive, for less than an hour. The scene was cleared at 9 p.m. Cruz said police collision reconstruction unit did not respond to the …
Thursday, February 9, 2012
An adult woman was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Great Seneca Highway and Kentlands Boulevard on Jan. 23.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Greg Cohen
Thursday, February 9, 2012
A woman was struck by a vehicle while legally crossing the intersection of Great Seneca Highway and Kentlands Boulevard on Jan. 23, according to a report by The Town Courier. The woman was walking through the crosswalk when the driver "was making a left-hand turn from Kentlands Boulevard onto Great Seneca Highway when the vehicle in front of the driver’s car stopped," Montgomery County police spokewoman officer Rebecca Innocenti told The Town Courier. "The driver then tried to get around the stopped vehicle and collided with the pedestrian who was legally in the crosswalk." The pedestrian was taken to the trauma center at Suburban Hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries and the driver has been charged with passing a …
Monday, January 9, 2012
Marie Doggett was struck by a vehicle while walking her dog the evening of Jan. 5.
Montgomery County police have identified the woman struck by a vehicle near the Gaithersburg school Thursday as Thurgood Marshall Elementary School staff member Marie Doggett, Sergeant Jennifer McNeal said. Doggett was struck in the 16100 block of Orchard Grove Road while she was walking her dog, according to a letter sent to Ridgeview Middle School parents from PTSA President Julie Tittle. Doggett’s son – Michael Doggett – is also a Montgomery County Public School teacher. He teaches sixth grade reading at Ridgeview, which is the middle school for students from Thurgood Marshall. “At this time, the [Doggett] family can really use our prayers,” Tittle wrote in the letter to RMS parents sent Jan. 7. “They have been overwhelmed with outreach…