Three Injured After Serious Crash in Mechanicsville

June 16, 2019

On Friday, June 14, 2019, at approximately 3:00 p.m., police fire, and rescue personnel responded to the area of Three Notch Road and Thompson Corner Road in Mechanicsville, for the motor vehicle accident reported serious.

As units responded to the scene, dispatch advised the 911 callers reported one patient possibly had an amputated leg.

Crews arrived on scene to find two vehicles in the roadway in a t-bone style collision with one patient having a compound leg fracture. Firefighters applied a tourniquet and emergency medical technicians took over care. Firefighters took off a driver door to extricate one patient trapped in the other vehicle.

One patient was flown to an area trauma center by Maryland State Police Helicopter Trooper 7. One patient was transported to an area trauma center by ground. One patient was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries, and one patient signed care refusal forms on the scene.

The Maryland State Police and Maryland State Police Crash Team responded to the scene to conduct reconstruction.

All photos are courtesy of the Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department.

5 Responses to Three Injured After Serious Crash in Mechanicsville

  1. Anonymous on June 16, 2019 at 8:39 pm

    For people that don’t know, a compound fracture is a broken bone(leg) that’s sticking out of the skin. You know that sh##s gotta hurt. Yikes.

    • It's Me on June 18, 2019 at 11:48 am

      …only when you touch the exposed ends of the bone…

  2. exrep on June 17, 2019 at 3:12 pm

    once again a street bum was allowed to refuse care. was he one of the drivers?

    • We don't get your train of thought on June 18, 2019 at 11:51 am

      So, in your mind no one involved in an accident should ever be allowed to refuse care.

  3. Re-read the article on June 18, 2019 at 11:52 am

    Neither.