Fire & Rescue

Driver Flown to Shock Trauma Following Crash in New Market

Driver Flown to Shock Trauma Following Crash in New Market

On Sunday, Sept. 11 around 3:15 p.m., fire and rescue crews from Hughesville and Mechanicsville responded to report of an accident with injuries in the 29400 block of Three Notch Road near the intersection of Route 5 and Route 6 in New Market in front of the Cartwright’s Citgo. Crews arrived on the scene to...
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Two Transported After Head-on Collision with Tree

Two Transported After Head-on Collision with Tree

On Friday, Sept. 9 shortly after 4 p.m., rescue crews responded to an accident along Three Notch Road and Alton Lane in California. Crews arrived on the scene to discover two vehicles involved to include a red Dodge Ram pickup truck and a Cadillac. Investigation revealed the Dodge Ram cut off the Cadillac causing...
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California Crash Leaves One Injured

California Crash Leaves One Injured

 Authorities in St. Mary’s County are investigating an accident in California, that left one person injured. Rescue crews responded to the 44400 block of St. Andrews Church Road and Wildewood Parkway around 11:25 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 9 for the report of a motor vehicle accident with injuries. Crews arrived on the scene to...
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Two Killed, Six Injured in Benedict Crash

Two Killed, Six Injured in Benedict Crash

Maryland State Police in La Plata are investigating an accident that left two dead and injured six. Fire and Rescue crews from both Calvert and Charles Counties responded to eastbound MD Route 231 at Dicandia Dorsey Place in Benedict at 11:36 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 9. Investigation revealed a Ford Focus occupied by Evelyn Isabelle Sommer,...
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Two Car Accident in Hermanville, Sends One to Hospital

Two Car Accident in Hermanville, Sends One to Hospital

 Authorities in St. Mary’s County are investigating an accident that left one person seriously injured. Fire and Rescue crews responded to report of an accident with injuries and possible entrapment along the 21100 block of Three Notch Road in Hermanville on Tuesday, Sept. 6 around 5:50 a.m. Crews arrived on scene to discover two...
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SMNewsNet LIVE on the Scene at Wal-Mart

SMNewsNet LIVE on the Scene at Wal-Mart

SMNewsNet.com was live on the scene from a commercial fire at the Wal-Mart in California, Md and uploaded live pictures and video from the scene.  We are the only local news site in Southern Maryland that delivers LIVE  coverage as it happens to keep you in the know! Wal-Mart in California, MD had a small fire in...
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Fire Destroys Trailer in Hollywood

Fire Destroys Trailer in Hollywood

 At 1808 hours while Engine 74 was responding to an Automatic Fire Alarm in Station 1 first due, they were re-routed to a reported Trailer Fire in the 709 Box Area. Station 7, Station 1, Station 9, Station 3, Water Supply 5, and EMS Station 79 and 19 were dispatched to 25160 Timber Ln...
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Fire During Hurricane Irene

Fire During Hurricane Irene

On 8/27/11 during the wrath of Hurricane Irene, Stations 3, 13, 9, 6 39, 38 & W/S 5 were alerted to the 46000 Block of Rogers Drive at 8:35pm for the House on Fire. Engine 33 & Truck 3 responded and arrived within one minute reporting a 2 story, end of the row unit...
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