The fatal accident this past weekend where a truck went over the jersey wall when an oncoming vehicle crossed the center line (two way traffic takes place on one span of the bridge to accommodate heavy beach traffic on the weekend) . Not the optimum way to do business,” Ronald Freeland, executive secretary of the Maryland Transportation Authority said of the two way traffic scenario ” not the optimum way to do business,”, but said at this time there is no alternative.
it was the first fatal accident in56 on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. No one is quite sure why the concrete jersey walls did not hold the truck. They are investigating.
There is an ongoing investigation into the chance that 19-year-old Candy Baldwin fell asleep at the wheel of her Camero. The accident occurred around 4 in the morning.
I have a friend who will not drive over the Bay Bridge. She pays $25 to have them drive her car across.
19-year-old driver in Bay crash tested for alcohol