But Mittendorff’s husband, Steve, told radio station WTOP this week that the union had no place to rule one way or another on the cause of his late wife’s suicide, saying nobody will ever know the exact reasons.
Virginia State Trooper B.R. Johnson investigates a motorcycle accident Sunday afternoon on a notoriously sharp curve of U.S. 211 inside Shenandoah National Park.
A 67-year-old Sperryville man died in a single-vehicle accident near Woodville last Wednesday. Recently, this newspaper reported that 2016 was Rappahannock County’s fourth year in a row with no traffic fatalities.
A two-vehicle accident involving a motorcycle occurred around 2:30 Sunday afternoon at the intersection of Highways 211 and 522 in Sperryville. The rider on the Harley-Davidson was medevaced by helicopter, which touched down at the Sperryville Volunteer Fire Department.
Speeding one too many times can earn you jail time and a suspended driver’s license, a consequence discovered Tuesday by an Amissville resident who was found guilty in a bench trial of reckless driving by speeding.
Neither of the two occupants of the late-model sedan was injured when it crashed through the fence separating the Burgers ‘N Things parking area from the low-running Thornton River in Sperryville on Saturday afternoon.
While installing guardrails as part of a paving contract along U.S. 211, a Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) contractor broke sewer lines in two places west of Sperryville.
Bryan Graves, facing charges of driving while intoxicated and causing maiming, a felony; and a second-time DWI offense, a misdemeanor, appeared in Rappahannock County Circuit Court last Thursday (Aug. 18) to set a trial date.
Tuesday, Aug. 9 7:42 p.m. — Black Locust Lane, Sperryville, public service, companies 1 and 7 7:55 p.m. — Water Street, Sperryville, public service, companies 1 and 7 Wednesday, Aug. 10 9:00 a.m. — Castleton Ford Road, Castleton, injury, companies…
Tuesday, Aug. 2 8:02 p.m. — Dodson Road, Amissville, seizure, companies 1, 3 and 5 Wednesday, Aug. 3 3:21 a.m. — Warren County, mutual aid, company 9 7:51 a.m. — Rock Mills Road, Woodville, stroke, companies 1 and 7 1:39…
Tuesday, July 26 10:28 a.m. — Davidson Lane, Amissville, general illness, companies 1, 3 and 4 4:57 p.m. — Lee Highway, Sperryville, chest pain, companies 1, 3, 4 and 7 Wednesday, July 27 7:04 p.m. — Warren County, mutual aid,…
Medics attend to motorcyclist Wayne L. Katz, 48, of Harrisonburg, at midday Saturday before he was flown to U.Va. Medical Center with a broken leg and unknown other injuries, after his motorcycle collided with a SUV on 211.
Three northern Virginia men on motorcycles pleaded guilty to reckless driving by speed and were sentenced in District Court and alcohol-related cases top the July 12th docket.
The Washington Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department has begun a fundraising effort for one of its own, Gary Jenkins Jr., a 19-year-old volunteer who sustained serious injuries when his truck skidded off the road as he responded to a late-night…
One of the county’s young first responders was injured Tuesday night as the truck he was driving, responding to a call for the Washington Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department, left the road and slid into the woods on Hunters Road.
The commonwealth’s attorney is now planning to charge Bryan Daniel Graves with a felony DWI for the Jan. 9 accident.