August 13th, 2011 by WCBC Radio
The Allegany County Sheriff's Office is investigating a two vehicle accident that occurred on Rt 51 in Oldtown Friday. An investigation showed that William Smith Jr of Lonaconing attempted to pass a vehicle. In doing so, he collided with a vehicle south bound, operated by Billy Lovett of Winchester Va. Lovett and a female passenger were transported to Winchester Medical Center by Paw Paw EMS for treatment of injuries not suspected of being life-threatening.. Deputies were assisted on the scene by Oldtown and Paw Paw fire departments. Roadway was partially closed for nearly 1 hour. Smith was cited for unsafe passing.