Cecilton man dies in accident Sunday

Posted at 11:25 AM, Jan 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-29 11:25:57-05

Maryland State Police say a Cecilton man died in a car accident Sunday afternoon.

According to a release, police say 46-year-old Lawrence Midash of Cecilton was driving a 2006 Nissan 350Z along MD 213 when he left the roadway for unknown reasons and struck a utility police. The front seat passenger, 66-year-old Larry Thomspon Sr., was pronounced deceased at the scene. Midash was uninjured but taken to an area hospital for an unrelated issue.

Charges are pending the outcome of an investigation by the Cecil County State’s Attorney.