Trooper Strikes, Kills Pedestrian
The Maryland State Police continue to investigate an accident last night, involving a pedestrian, who was struck in the roadway by a trooper, travelling on Interstate 68. Truck driver Lamont Scaife of Orlando, Florida was struck on the roadway, as he was retrieving a paper that had blown out of the truck. Trooper First Class Scott Bell, assigned to the McHenry barrack, struck Scaife in the roadway. Trooper Bell immediately called for help and began CPR on Scaife. He was taken to the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center, where he died of his injuries.