Cumberland Times-News

April 24, 2013

Youth struck by vehicle in city - 04/25

Cumberland Times-News

— CUMBERLAND — A 14-year-old youth suffered injuries that were apparently not life-threatening when he stepped into the path of an automobile Monday on Oldtown Road at Massachusetts Avenue.

Cumberland Police said the accident occurred at 3 p.m. when the youth stepped into the path of an eastbound 2000-model Cadillac passenger vehicle operated by a local resident.

The victim was treated at the scene by Cumberland Fire Department ambulance personnel before being taken to the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

Police said the youth was found to be at fault in the mishap.