Two airlifted to trauma center after collision with motor vehicle in Mechanicsville – Southern Maryland News Net

On Sunday, July 3, 2022, at approximately 8:12 p.m., police, firefighters and rescue personnel responded to the Three Notch Road and Loveville Road area of ​​Mechanicsville, for the reported motor vehicle collision with injuries.

As fire and rescue personnel responded to the scene, dispatchers said they were receiving multiple 911 calls reporting an entrapment as well as a victim with difficulty breathing and severe bleeding. The assignment was reclassified as a severe motor vehicle collision with entrapment.

Crews arrived at the scene to find two off-road vehicles involved in a T-bone collision with a trapped victim.

14 firefighters from the Hollywood and Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department removed the trapped occupant in less than 20 minutes.

The Maryland State Police Trooper 7 helicopter landed nearby and transported a 75-year-old man and a 50-year-old woman to an area trauma center.

Deputies from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff‘s Office responded and are investigating the accident.

All photos courtesy of the Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department.

Updates will be provided as they become available.

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