Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Fire destroys home early Saturday on Mouth of Monacacy Road; injuries were considered non-life threatening
Two firefighters were injured while battling a house fire in Dickerson on Saturday, Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Service said. Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Service spokesman Scott Graham told The Gazette that the fire completely destroyed the home, leaving its two residents displaced. Fire officials said in a statement that the firefighters' injuries were considered non-life threatening. One fireman suffered second-degree burns on his hand; the other firefighter was “mildly shocked” when an eclectic line touched the home’s aluminum siding. The residents were not injured, according to the statement. At around 3:30 a.m., rescuers responded to reports of a house fire in the 19700 block of Mouth of Monacacy Road. Residents said they were…
Friday, September 7, 2012
Seriously injured person transported from Sugarloaf Mountain Vineyards, WUSA 9 reports.
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Friday, September 7, 2012
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Ali Alhaeri, 23, had been missing since Tuesday.
(Updated 2 p.m.) Ali Alhaeri was found in Rockville, Montgomery County Police said in a tweet posted Wednesday afternoon. —Tiffany Arnold, Germantown Patch (Original) Montgomery County police are searching for a wheelchair-bound Dickerson man last seen at the Fallsgrove Village Center in Rockville on Tuesday night. County police say Ali Alhaeri, 23, of the 25400 block of Old Hundred Rd., disappeared from the shopping center on Shady Grove Road in Rockville sometime after 7:25 p.m. Alhaeri is paralyzed and confined to a wheelchair. Family and police are concerned for his mental well-being, police said. Alhaeri is described as a white male, 6 feet tall and weighing 160 pounds, with short black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a …
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Washington County, Md., volunteer firefighter rescued man from firey wreck on Dickerson Road on June 5, The Gazette reports.
Thursday, June 14, 2012
Daria Yuryevna Soboleva, 20, was spending the summer in Maryland.
Police have released the identity of the woman killed in a fiery crash in Dickerson earlier this month. Daria Yuryevna Soboleva was a 20-year-old Russian citizen who was spending the summer in Ocean City, Md., but had made a trip to the Washington area at the time of the crash, according to Montgomery County Police. On June 5, Police and emergency personnel responded to reports of an accident at Dickerson and Mount Ephraim road at around 12:45 a.m. According to investigators, a 2002 Honda Civic traveling east on Dickerson Road left the roadway and struck a railroad bridge overpass. Bystanders were able to rescue Martinez, but the car burst into flames before Soboleva could be rescued. Soboleva was pronounced dead at the scene. Front-seat …
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Police: Germantown man hospitalized, remains in serious condition
A fiery crash in Dickerson early Tuesday left an unidentified female driver dead and a Germantown man in serious condition, Montgomery County Police said. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene; police did not reveal her identity pending notification of family. Front-seat passenger Oscar Armando Chavez Martinez, 23, of the 12900 block of Boggy Trail Way, was flown to Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore with life-threatening injuries. Police and emergency personnel responded to Dickerson Road and Mount Ephraim Road at around 12:45 a.m. According to investigators, a 2002 Honda Civic traveling East in the 22200 block of Dickerson Road left the road and struck a railroad bridge overpass. Bystanders were able to rescue Martinez, but …