Single car accident traps driver in fiery crash.
Frederick, MD (RD) Troopers from the Maryland State Police Frederick Barrack responded around 2:00 am to a vehicle fire near I-70 and Harmony Road. Preliminary investigation revealed that a 2004 Ford Taurus had been traveling east on I-70 near Harmony Road. For unknown reasons, the vehicle traveled off the road, down a hill, and came to final rest in Little Catoctin Creek.
The vehicle then caught fire with the driver trapped inside. The driver, who has not yet been positively identified, is believed to have lived outside of the state. A crash reconstruction is being conducted by troopers at the Frederick Barrack.
Anyone who may have witnessed this crash or has information is asked to contact the Frederick Barrack at 301-600-4150.