SCOTLAND, Md. (AP) — The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office says a man was killed when he lost control of his car and hit a school bus.

It happened about 8 a.m. Friday on Point Lookout Road in Scotland. Deputies say Dennis Gingles, 46, of Lexington Park was traveling south when he illegally passed two vehicles on the shoulder.

Authorities say Gingles lost control of his car and overcorrected, causing the vehicle to spin sideways. Deputies say the car entered the northbound lane and hit a school bus operated by Sandra Marie Adkins, 44, of Lexington Park.

Police say Gingles, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected from the vehicle. Authorities say he died at a local hospital.

No one on the school bus was injured.

(Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

More From CBS Baltimore

Track Weather On The Go With Our App!
CBS All Access

Watch & Listen LIVE