April 2nd, 2012 by WCBC Radio
The Maryland State Police Lavale Barrack is investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash, involving two vehicles, which occurred on Maryland Rt. 40, east of Vocke Road about 9:30 on Sunday evening. A 2010 Pontiac G6, operated by Jocelyn Gordon of Lavale, was traveling west bound on Rt. 40 in front of the BP Gas Station when it crossed into the path of a 2003 Dodge Avenger. The Dodge Avenger was operated by Melanie Epperly of Lavale. She was traveling east bound at the same location. The vehicles collided head on. The operator of the 2003 Dodge Avenger, Melanie Epperly, was pronounced deceased a short time later at WMRMC.