Friday, November 16, 2012
A 30-year-old woman suffered serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle while riding her bike on Spa Road Sunday afternoon.
A 30-year-old woman suffered serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle while riding her bike on Spa Road in front of Annapolis Middle School on Sunday afternoon. "My sister was flown to Shock Trauma and is going to take months to recuperate," Tim Callinan said. "She has three fractures and she's wearing a full body brace." Callinan's sister was riding her bike home from work at Wine Sellers of Annapolis on Sunday around 5:30 p.m. A car traveling westbound on Spa Road made a u-turn and struck Callinan's sister head on before speeding off, according to Anne Arundel County police. She was flown by helicopter to the University of Maryland's Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, police said. His sister was supposed to return to Ireland, …
Tuesday, November 22, 2011
A single vehicle reportedly left the road near Hunt Meadow Drive and collided head-on with a utility pole, snapping it.
One person was transported to Anne Arundel Medical Center with minor injuries after a car left the road and hit a pole Tuesday afternoon, city of Annapolis fire officials said. The incident occurred near the intersection of Spa Road and Hunt Meadow Drive at about 2:20 p.m. A woman was trapped in the car and extricated within about 10 minutes, said Capt. John Bowes, a spokesman for the Annapolis Fire Department. Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) was called to the scene, as well, Bowes said. Rachael Lighty, a spokeswoman for BGE, said there did not appear to be any power outages in the area associated with the incident. She said BGE crews were on scene to repair and replace the pole.
Monday, August 29, 2011
Crystal Spring is a retirement community with nearly 500 homes planned for 180 acres near Forest Drive and Spa Road.
While a traffic study is still on the way, the developers of a proposed $325 million development along Forest Drive said the traffic impact should be minimal. The project, Crystal Spring, is designed primarily as a retirement community and is expected to include nearly 500 homes, along with a grocery store, several stores and restaurants, among other amenities. Since most of the shops are self-contained, Andrew Bing, community spokesperson for Crystal Spring, said the development should not impede traffic flow. “We feel our project will capture a lot of traffic that would otherwise have to travel to Forest Drive,” he said. But residents on the Annapolis Neck Peninsula who must use the busy Forest Drive corridor daily are faced with a …