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Rescue Workers Free Man Caught In Trench Collapse

Racing the clock. Rescue workers in Frederick County worked to save a man trapped in a trench as the water rose around him.

09/24/2013

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Child Falls From Cliff In Sugarloaf Mountain, Md.

Rescue crews are responding to Sugarloaf Mountain in Frederick County for a call involving a child who fell from a cliff.

09/05/2013

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Search Resumes For Swimmer Who Went Missing In Potomac River

Crews are returning to the Potomac River to search for a man who went missing while swimming.

09/03/2013

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3 Killed, Several Injured After Chain-Reaction Crash In Anne Arundel Co.

Devastating news from the scene of a nasty accident in Anne Arundel County. Three people have died in a chain-reaction crash–one of them a child. Officers were still investigating on Route 3 hours after it happened.

08/27/2013

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10-Year-Old Autistic Boy Rescued From Water Near Dam

A woman whose autistic 10-year-old son was safely rescued from waters near a dam praised the several agencies that helped find him.

08/23/2013

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Man, 25, Killed In Anne Arundel Co. Trench Collapse

Buried alive. A construction worker dies in Anne Arundel County after a trench he was digging collapsed around him.

08/19/2013

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Anne Arundel County Firefighters Perform High Rope Rescue

Anne Arundel County firefighters performed a high rope rescue Friday afternoon.

08/17/2013

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Small Plane Crashes On Eastern Shore, 2 Rescued

Maryland State Police say two people were rescued after a small plane crashed into the water off Dorchester County.

08/12/2013

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Md. Man Rescued After Being Stuck In Yard For Days

Fire officials say a Sharpsburg man was rescued from his front yard, where he was stuck for days after falling off his porch.

07/29/2013

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Man Swims For Hours In Storm To Rescue His Family After Boat Capsizes

The family of the Maryland man who swam five hours to save them is speaking out only to CBS News. They describe a harrowing ordeal as he swam and they clung to a disabled boat in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay.

07/15/2013

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Man Swims For Hours To Save Family After Boat Capsizes

It’s an amazing tale of survival and heroism on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. A man braved deadly tides to save his family, who were adrift in the bay.

07/12/2013

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Caught On Video: Man In Wheelchair Saved By Strangers After Falling Onto D.C. Metro Tracks

An heroic story underground at the nation’s capital. Two reluctant heroes save a man’s life.

07/11/2013

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