Michael Vergil Robinson, Christopher M. Robinson Injured in Accident at Route 51 in Cumberland, MD

May 7, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Michael Vergil Robinson, Christopher M. Robinson
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Maryland 51, Cumberland, MD, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Allegany County Sheriff's Office
Vehicles Involved
Passenger Car, Truck-Trailer
Route 51
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries (1), serious injuries (2)

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Passenger vehicle collided with a truck-trailer

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that killed a man and teen at Route 51 in Cumberland, MD on May 7th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 4:30 p.m. According to investigators, a passenger vehicle and truck towing a trailer were involved in a collision under unclear circumstances. A 21-year-old male and 15-year-old male were killed in the collision. Two others, identified as 33-year-old Michael Vergil Robinson and 41-year-old Christopher Robison, were both hospitalized with serious injuries. Additional information was not immediately available.

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