Frederick Man Killed In Vehicle Crash West Of Thurmont

His car ran off the road and struck a tree.

Photo from Frederick County Sheriff’s Office

Frederick, Md (KM) The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a deadly crash Wednesday night west of Thurmont.

Just before 8:00 PM, fire and rescue crews were dispatched to the 13700 block of Tower Road near Foxville Road for a vehicle crash with entrapment. Deputies say a Mercedes Benz operated by Kenneth Warren Stely, 45, of Frederick was traveling along Tower Road when the vehicle ran off the road and struck a tree.

Fire and rescue personnel pronounced Stely dead at the scene. There were no other occupants in his car.

The Sheriff’s Office says initial indications are that Stely was traveling at a high rate of speed, and was driving negligently; and was also under the influence of alcohol.

Authorities are asking anyone who has information on this crash to contact the Sheriff’s Office at 301-600-1046.

By Kevin McManus