Three Injured in Beach Road Incident
Steve Myrick

State police are investigating an accident in Edgartown in which three cyclists resting on a rail beside the bike path were hit by a passing vehicle, according to police on the scene.

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Islanders Mourn, High School Responds Following Fatal Car Crash
Sara Brown

Many were in mourning this week around the Vineyard after regional high school senior Jake Baird was killed last Friday in an early morning car accident in Chilmark.

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High School Student Dies in Car Crash
Sara Brown

Jake Baird died Friday morning from injuries sustained in a single-car accident. Two other students who were passengers were injured in the crash.

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Car Lands in Harbor After Driver Error
Chloe Reichel

A car landed in the shallows of the Edgartown harbor Monday afternoon after the driver mistakenly backed over the edge of a cement pier near the Reading Room. No one was injured in the incident.

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Mulliken Manslaughter Case
Vineyard Gazette

The Mulliken automobile manslaughter case, which was tried before Judge Eldridge, of the district court of Dukes county, last summer, and which aroused great interest among Vineyard people and automobilists, will come up in the superior court at Edgartown the last of the month.

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Senator Kennedy is Charged with Leaving Accident
The Vineyard Gazette

Chief Dominick J. Arena of the Edgartown police yesterday filed application for a complaint against Sen. Edward M. Kennedy for leaving the scene of an accident on Chappaquiddick, in which Miss Mary Jo Kopechne of Washington, D. C., was drowned. Senator Kennedy has admitted that he was the driver of the automobile that ran off the Dike Bridge and sank in Poucha Pond, with Miss Kopechne trapped inside.

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