November 16th, 2011 by WCBC Radio
On Tuesday at 5:39 pm, the operator of a Ford Mustang, Gabrielle Weaver (20 of Falling Waters, WV), was traveling southbound on Rt 66 when her vehicle crossed the centerline and struck a Nissan Altima head-on. The right front seat passenger of the Nissan (George Masser, 77 of Smithsburg, MD) was transported to Meritus Medical Center, where he later died of his injuries. The operator of the Nissan Altima, Monte Masser (54 of Smithsburg, MD) was also taken to Meritus Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries. The rear seat passenger in the Nissan (Martha Masser, 48, of Smithsburg, MD) also sustained non-life-threatening injuries. There is no indication of alcohol being a factor at this time. Charges are pending on the at-fault driver, Gabrielle Weaver. The roadway at the scene was closed for less than an hour. S/Tpr Ardinger is the investigating trooper.