From the Aberdeen Police Department:
(Aberdeen, Maryland) January 20, 2012 – At about 8:30 this morning patrol officers responded to the area of Maryland Route 22 (Churchville Road) and Post Road to assist emergency medical crews with an unknown type medical emergency.
At the scene personnel found a male and female in a tent in a wooded area near the intersection. The two were unconscious and unresponsive, and additional male in the area that was feeling ill. All three where transported to Harford Memorial Hospital where the female and one of the males was pronounced dead.
Preliminary investigation revealed the three have been in the wooded area over night sleeping in a tent, one of the men awoke in the morning and found the other two individuals unconscious and unresponsive and then notified the authorities.
There were no signs of foul play; the deceased are not being identified at this time pending notification of next of kin.
Anyone one with any information on this case is asked to call the Aberdeen Police Department, Criminal Investigation Section at 410-272-2121.