Three Trapped Following Vehicle Crash Tues.

Officials say two were ‘heavily trapped.’



Ijamsville, Md (KM) Three people were taken to area hospitals following a rollover accident on Tuesday.

Frederick County Fire and Rescue officials say units were dispatched at 11:20 AM to the 3000 block of Prices Distillery Road in Ijamsville, and found a large flatbed truck with a hydraulic crane on its side. Three men trapped inside, and were  two heavily trapped.

Additional equipment was dispatched to the scene, as well as the GO Team from Shock Trauma in Baltimore..

One patient was extricated and taken to Suburban Hospital.

Crews stabilized the truck and were able to get the other two out of the vehicle. Both men  were extricated at around 12:15 PM. One was transported to Suburban Hospital; the other was taken by the GO Team to Shock Trauma. The GO Team can provide emergency care at the scene. It consists of a physician and nurse anesthetist. .

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is handling the investigation into this crash.

The truck was carrying roofing supplies when it was involved in the crash.


By Kevin McManus