Thurmont woman dies after being hit by car -- Gazette.Net


A Thurmont woman who was hit by a car Sunday died shortly after 5 p.m. Monday as a result of her injuries, according to the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office.

Taylor Shae Toms, 22, was struck by a car at about 7:30 p.m. in the 10,000 block of Hansonville Road in Thurmont, the sheriff’s office said in a news release.

Cpl. Jennifer Bailey, a spokeswoman for the sheriff’s office, was not immediately available for comment.

Toms was walking with a friend along Hansonville Road when she entered the travel lane and was hit by a southbound vehicle driven by Patricia Ann Fredericks, 53, of Thurmont, the release said.

Toms was flown by state police helicopter to R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma in Baltimore for treatment after the accident. Fredericks was uninjured.

The investigation is continuing.