Crash In Hagerstown Kills Waynesboro, PA Man

A Nissan Pathfinder pulled into the path of a Ford Mustang


Hagerstown, Md. (DG) – An accident in Hagerstown Wednesday evening killed a Waynesboro, Pennsylvania man.

Maryland State Police say they responded to a crash at Leitersburg Pike and Ringgold Pike around 6:15 p.m.

Their investigation showed a Nissan Pathfinder was headed South along Leitersburg Pike and attempting to turn left onto Ringgold Pike. A second vehicle, a Ford Mustang, was traveling North.

Police say the Pathfinder pulled into the Mustang’s path, causing the accident.

The driver of the Mustang, Robert Mellott, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Pathfinder, Alvin Herrell of Smithsburg, was transported to Meritus Medical Center.

This accident remains under investigation.