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Motorcyclist Killed In Collision With Truck

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BEAVER CREEK, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police say a motorcyclist was killed when his vehicle collided with a pickup truck on Mapleville Road near Beaver Creek.

Rodger Singleton, 33, was pronounced dead at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown.

Troopers say about 5:30 a.m. Tuesday, Singleton was riding north on Mapleville Road when he collided with a truck driven by Michael Warner, 23, of Monrovia. Police say Warner, who was not hurt, was trying to turn left onto Interstate 70.

Warner was charged with negligent driving and failure to yield the right of way.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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