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Talbot Co. Accident Leaves One Road Worker Dead

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ST. MICHAELS, Md. - A man is now dead after he was struck by a car Thursday afternoon in Talbot County.

According to Maryland State Police, John Shahan, 40, of Denton was managing traffic patterns for a road paving crew on Saint Michaels Road when James Obrien,  84, of St. Michaels, hit him with his car.

Authorities say Shahan was flown to Shock Trauma in Baltimore where he died from his injuries Thursday night.

According to police, charges for Obrien are pending an investigation.

"The men and women of SHA are deeply saddened by this tragedy. We offer our condolences to the Shahan family, their community and the employees of Bramble," said State Highway Administrator Melinda B. Peters.

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