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Two Injured in Crash in Susquehanna State Park
NRP are investigating a single vehicle crash that occurred 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, in the 800 block of Stafford Road in Susquehanna State Park. A 15-year-old female from Edgewood was driving a 2001 Ford Ranger pickup truck and Johnny Ray Utter Sr., 44, of Aberdeen was riding in the bed of the truck when it left the roadway and Utter was ejected from the vehicle. The truck continued approximately 150 yards before it struck a tree. Utter was flown to University of Maryland Shock Trauma by Maryland State Police helicopter in critical condition; the driver was transported to Harford Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The crash is still under investigation. Assisting the NRP at the scene were Harford County Sheriff’s Office Crash Reconstruction Unit, Havre de Grace Police Department and Harford County EMS units.
September 12, 2005
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