For the Cumberland Times-News
— A 16-year-old Cumberland girl was taken to the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center following this accident that occurred on Williams Road at about 9:40 a.m. Tuesday. The Allegany County Sheriff’s Office reported the youth was operating a 2004 Chevrolet Cavalier eastbound on Williams Road near Precious Springs Road when the vehicle hit a patch of ice, traveled over a small embankment and struck a utility pole. The driver’s injuries were believed to be minor. Baltimore Pike, Bedford Road, Bowman’s Addition and District 16 volunteers responded along with the County Roads Department.