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Edwards Asks MDOT to Address Recurring Truck Accidents on I-68 in Cumberland Area

October 12th, 2020 by WCBC Radio

Maryland Deputy Transportation Secretary Earl Lewis met with Allegany County officials last week to discuss the state’s long range transportation plan and key local projects. The meeting was part of MDOT’s annual tour of 23 Maryland counties and Baltimore City to update local officials.  While there was some lengthy discussion on a number of projects in various stages of completion in the region, one topic not on the agenda was brought to the table by State Senator George Edwards. That centers on the continuation of significant tractor trailer accidents routinely occurring on  Interstate 68…