Thursday, May 9, 2013
Steve Davis said Thursday that Norris 'appreciates everyone's wishes.'
Radio show host Ed Norris is expected to be back behind the microphone by late June. "He has some broken bones," co-host Steve Davis said Thursday on their morning show on 105.7 FM, but "he will be back." Norris, a Hampstead resident, was injured last month on his motorcycle when he skidded to avoid a truck in Darlington. The former state and city police chief was airlifted to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore after suffering injuries including broken ribs. Davis said Norris joked he would be back before Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts, who will reportedly be out six weeks recovering from hamstring surgery. "I know he appreciates everyone's wishes," Davis said. Associate Regional Editor Sean Welsh contributed…
Friday, May 3, 2013
A man was flown to Shock Trauma after a driver making a left turn struck him, according to police.
A Pikesville bicyclist was flown to Shock Trauma in Baltimore after he was struck by a car Friday morning. Police say that at 11:07 a.m., Melvin Pachino, 52, a pharmacist and resident of the 2700 block of Waco Court, was headed west on Smith Avenue when a driver, identified as Shunji Watanabe of the 7600 block of Carla Road, was turning left from eastbound Smith Avenue and struck Pachino at Carla Road. Pachino suffered "potentially life threatening injuries," states the police news release, which said that officers continue to investigate the incident and that charges are pending.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
The radio host and former Baltimore City and state police chief was injured after he swerved to avoid a truck last week.
Radio personality and former state and Baltimore City police chief Ed Norris is recuperating at home from serious injuries sustained last week in the crash of his motorcycle in rural Harford County. The Aegis reports Steve Davis, Norris' co-host on the morning show on 105.7-FM The Fan, told listeners Monday that the Hampstead resident would be out at least through the end of the week. Norris, 53, was injured April 24 when he swerved while attempting to avoid a truck that was making a left turn from Maryland Route 161 onto southbound Route 1. Allegedly, the truck's driver did not yield right of way. Norris was flown to shock trauma in Baltimore with serious injuries. The driver, Dedrick Jamal McClain of Windsor Mill, was cited for failing …
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
A University of Maryland Baltimore police trainee was shot in the head during a training exercise in Owings Mills Tuesday.
A police trainee is in critical condition Wednesday morning after being shot in the head during a training exercise in Owings Mills. At 2:30 p.m., a University of Maryland Baltimore Police trainee was shot by an instructor at the Rosewood Center, according to Baltimore Police Detective Angela Carter-Watson. The trainee, who is in his 40s, was shot in the front of his head, said Thomas Scalea, the chief physician at shock trauma, during a press conference Tuesday night. Video of the press conference can found here on ABC2 News' website. Family members asked police not to identify the trainee because they are not from the area and have not yet notified family and friends of the incident, Baltimore Police Spokesman Anthony Guglielmi told …
Monday, December 3, 2012
A Milford Mill man is in shock trauma after he lost control of his car and hit a tree in Owings Mills early Monday morning.
A Milford Mill man was sent to shock trauma Monday morning after he lost control of his vehicle and collided with a tree on Lakeside Boulevard in Owings Mills. To receive daily email updates, sign up for Owings Mills-Reisterstown Patch’s daily newsletter. Don’t forget to keep up with us on Facebook and Twitter. Harroll Lee Alexander Ferguson, 42, of the 3800 block of Victoria Avenue, was taken to shock trauma with very serious to life-threatening injuries, said Louise Rogers-Feher, a spokeswoman for Baltimore County Police. At 3:50 a.m. Monday, Ferguson was driving his 1999 Toyota Corolla eastbound on Lakeside Boulevard when he lost control of his car on the wet roadway at the intersection of Cascade Mills Drive. His car spun around and …
Friday, November 23, 2012
An unknown number of injured taken to Shock Trauma.
A rush hour accident closed down both directions of Hanover Pike Friday morning. Details regarding the accident in the 14000 block of Hanover Pike were not immediately available. At least one injured person was flown to Shock Trauma. Stay with Patch for updates.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
A Baltimore City Police officer sustained non-life threatening injuries after a motorcycle accident on I-795 Tuesday morning.
UPDATE, 12:23 p.m. Oct. 2: A Baltimore City Police officer was transported to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma with non-life threatening injuries after an accident on his motorcycle on 795 in Owings Mills Tuesday morning. The officer, who is assigned to the city police’s special operations section, was traveling north on 795 near Owings Mills Boulevard at 8:18 a.m. when his motorcycle struck the metal connecting portion of the roadway between the road and the overpass. His motorcycle began to sway back and forth, and to avoid striking other vehicles, he laid his motorcycle on its side, causing it to slide on the pavement, according to a Maryland State Police press release. The officer, who has not been named, was on his way to …
Monday, August 27, 2012
A Woodlawn student suffered life-threatening injuries after being struck by a car near Woodlawn High School Monday morning.
A 13-year-old Woodlawn student was flown to shock trauma with life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car Monday morning. Trayvon Shallomar Gore-Cromer, of the 1800 block of Alta Vista Road, was trying to cross Dogwood Road at Summit Avenue when he ran out in front of a 2010 Ford Focus. “The Focus was traveling west on Dogwood Road when the pedestrian ran out in front of him,” said Louise Rogers-Feher, a Baltimore County Police spokesman. “Trayvon struck the windshield and came to rest in the eastbound lane of Dogwood Road.” Police received a call at 7:15 a.m., she said. He was taken to University of Maryland R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma by helicopter. Police could not confirm if Gore-Cromer is a Woodlawn High School student, but he …
Friday, August 10, 2012
A delivery person was hurt on Friday in fall at a Pikesville business.
UPDATE 4:15 P.M. --The driver was making a delivery around 7:22 a.m. Friday at Cummins when the incident took place. He fell out of a delivery elevator and 12 feet down the shaft. Louise Rogers-Feher, spokesperson for Baltimore County Public Safety, said that it took about 30 minutes to get him out of the shaft. The access was easy as the store owner was able to secure the elevator so the rescue could take place. The patient was conscious and talking, but was taken to Shock Trauma with serious injuries. Michael Schwartzberg of the Pikesville Volunteer Fire Company said his group was on the scene and its ambulance took the man to the hospital. PVFC also had several Confined Space Team members there, but they were eventually not needed. …