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Man Dies After Tree Falls On Him On Appalachian Trail

Authorities say a Philadelphia man has died after a large tree fell on him on the Appalachian Trail in Maryland.



1 Killed, 2 Hurt in Pickup Truck Crash

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says the driver was killed and his two passengers were hurt when a pickup truck hit a tree in La Plata.


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Tree Collapsed Hurting Boy, Grandma

A 5-year-old boy and his grandmother were hurt when a rotting tree collapsed and fell on them as they relaxed in a hammock in Loudoun County backyard.


File photo of a tree seedling. (Photo credit: Thinkstock)

Maryland Inmates Grow American Chesnut Seedlings

Maryland inmates are growing American chestnut seedlings for a group hoping to restore the once dominant tree.