On Friday Aug 31, 2001 about 14:00 a Pedestrian trying to cross RT. 40 in Joppatown was struck and severely injuried after being struck by an automobile. Best ambulance a private ambulance company from PerryHall arrived on scene and began patient care until Company 8 (Joppa-Magnolia) and Company 4 (Abingdon) arrived to take over. Arriving crews found a female unknown age with an open head wound, not responsive. Pt was flown to shock trauma via Medivac. Patient passed away at Shock trauma about 10 hours later. Sources state Patient had been intoxicated when trying to cross Rt. 40.

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