THURMONT, Md. (WJZ) — A 48-year-old motorcyclist was killed in a Thurmont crash on July 4th.
Frederick County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a single-vehicle crash in the 8400 block of Blacks Mill Road around 6 p.m. Sunday.READ MORE: Maryland Drivers See Week Of Price Increases At The Gas Pump
Mark Krebs, of Thurmont, was thrown from his bike and pronounced dead on the scene.READ MORE: Some Marylanders Plan To Take Precautions As COVID-19 Positivity Rate Rises Above 3 Percent
A passenger from the motorcycle was taken to Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown, Maryland, with non-life threatening injuries.
Investigators said Krebs was operating a 2006 Honda motorcycle when it traveled off the side of the road and overturned. Krebs was killed instantly.MORE NEWS: Maryland Farmers' Market Week Kicks Off This Week
The FCSO is asking if anyone witnessed this incident or has more information; call FCSO Corporal Nathan Rector at 301-600-6490.