Cumberland Times-News

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March 19, 2013

Ridgeley man injured as vehicle overturns in Garrett County - 03/20

OAKLAND — Ronald Edward Roach III, 24, of Ridgeley, W.Va., suffered unspecified injuries Saturday afternoon when his vehicle traveled out of control on Maryland Highway at Sand Flat Road, struck an embankment and overturned, according to the Garrett County Sheriff’s Office.

Roach was flown to the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center in Cumberland by Maryland State Police medevac helicopter following the 2 p.m. crash.

Police said Roach was attempting to pass another vehicle and failed to see an oncoming vehicle, causing him to swerve.

Southern Rescue Squad also responded to the scene.

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