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Fallston Accident Traps 1, Delays Traffic

The accident took place around 4:30 p.m. Thursday.

One person was trapped inside a vehicle after an accident in Fallston that caused rush hour traffic delays on U.S. Route 1 Thursday.

Around 4:35 p.m. Thursday, two vehicles crashed in the area of Wilgis Road and U.S. Route 1 in Fallston, according to Maryland State Police.

One person was trapped inside a vehicle after the crash and emergency personnel removed the patient from the vehicle by 5 p.m., according to , public information officer with the .

As a result of the crash, U.S. Route 1 was reduced to one lane of traffic in both directions.

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Red Dolphin July 13, 2012 at 02:03 AM
i just went by that strip ay 4:15 or so , geeezz! and I remeber I myself was a most in a wreck th car in front of me had to come to an abrupt stop as th car inf ron that person evidentally put on its blinker late........ to make a right turn ( this was soytu h bound by Miller Rd ) luckily we all got control of our vehicles ,,,,,,,, it happens so fast ! I pray fo those involved in this accident
Red Dolphin July 13, 2012 at 02:04 AM
also I saw a police car with a car pulled over on the north bound side of US 1 jst north of gunpowder park...... officer with book in hand.......... so they;re doing their job
Evets July 13, 2012 at 02:15 AM
Accident probably caused by someone going the speed limit...
Sara July 13, 2012 at 03:22 AM
My boss was the one trapped in the car. She was hit by someone who had crossed the center line. Praying for both her and the gentleman that hit her.
Other Tim July 13, 2012 at 04:10 AM
Love it!
Wings July 13, 2012 at 01:46 PM
That is a very dangerous part of route 1. Way to many places to turn into or pull out of with everyone in a hurry. I honestly don't even know what the speed limit is. All I know is if you don't drive over 45 people about run you over and swerve around you like crazy. I don't know what the answer is, but more accidents are sure to follow.
Evets July 13, 2012 at 01:50 PM
The answer is for all drivers to drive responsibly and courteously. Put down the phone, expect other drivers to do the unexpected, and try not to take it personally if another car gets to the intersection before you.
Beth Buffy Garrett July 13, 2012 at 02:16 PM
That general vicinity is really having a lot of accidents. Folks need to slow down and watch the road.
Marco July 13, 2012 at 03:34 PM
If you are insinuating that a driver not speeding caused the accident that is ridiculous. Now if they were going so slow as to hinder the safe vehicle operation of other prudent drivers, you might have a point. Otherwise, its the willy-waving that both men and women do on that road that causes crashes.....that or they're stoned, drunk or just plain and simple have manure for brains.
Other Tim July 13, 2012 at 04:50 PM
Marco, I think Evets post is sarcasm leveled at another article on the Patch where a poster claims that people who drive the speed limit are a menace.
Evets July 13, 2012 at 05:21 PM
Yes, Marco, I was referring to a poster named Mike who has been posting in another article on Patch that drivers who adhere to the rules of the road are the real menace on the roads. Here is a link to that article if you want to read some of the inane comments from Mike: http://perryhall.patch.com/articles/five-new-speed-camera-sites-selected I do agree with the last sentence in your post, Marco.
Evets July 14, 2012 at 01:33 PM
Ms Garrett, I would say that is good advice on ALL roads. Also, drivers need to stay off the phone
OldHarfordCounty July 15, 2012 at 03:09 PM
I've tried to use my phone in the car, but dialing rotary while driving is difficult.
Ahmad0001 December 18, 2012 at 05:29 AM
Marco, I think Evets post is sarcasm leveled at another article on the Patch where a poster claims that people who drive the speed limit are a menace. http://www.onlinedatastoragesite.com/softwares/the-3-stage-converter-may-be-the-perfect-answer-for-solitary-phase-problems.html

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