Cumberland Times-News

January 10, 2013

Couple injured in LaVale crash - 01/11


Cumberland Times-News

— CUMBERLAND — Two people were taken to the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center for treatment of apparently minor injuries following a two-vehicle crash Thursday at National Highway and Winchester Road in LaVale, according to the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office.

LaVale Rescue Squad took Lonaconing residents William Weimer, 52, and Delores Weimer, his wife, to the hospital following alert at 7:06 a.m.

Police said Robert Howell, 51, of Easton, Pa., failed to yield right of way at the intersection and struck the Weimer vehicle.

Howell was cited for failure to yield right of way while turning left.