• Worker suffers bruises after fall into pit at treatment plant

    UPDATE: A spokesperson with the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission said the worker is doing OK after falling off scaffolding and into a pit below ground level. “Just bruises,” WSSC’s Lyn Riggins wrote in an email.…

  • Fire destroys large vacant home in Accokeek

    ACCOKEEK, Md. (AP) — A vacant, massive home was destroyed in a fire in Prince George’s County in Maryland. Prince George’s County Fire and Rescue spokesman Mark Brady said firefighters encountered heavy fire conditions upon…

  • Woman killed after being hit by car in Maryland

    UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — Prince George’s County Police say a woman was killed Monday morning after being hit by a car on Maryland Route 210, or Indian Head Highway. Police say the woman was…

  • Driver killed after private ambulance crashes

    ACCOKEEK, Md. (AP) — Prince George’s County police say the driver of a privately owned ambulance was killed after the vehicle struck a pole and a tree. The crash occurred shortly after 2 a.m. Tuesday…

  • Crash kills motorcyclist in Prince George’s County

    OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Police say a motorcyclist is dead after colliding with a SUV in Prince George’s County. Prince George’s County police say it happened around 7 p.m. Friday at the intersection of…

  • Officer saves child in Accokeek

    A Prince George\’s County Police Department patrol officer is credited with saving the life of a 3-year-old boy in Accokeek Thursday afternoon.

  • Accokeek family looks to community after fire

    Pat Ellis lived in her home for nearly 30 years
    but now, her two children and four dogs are in