Vehicle Into the Woods
By Assistant Chief Marc Richman
March 17, 2023

At approximately 2:35 the afternoon of 17 March, St. Leonard and surrounding stations we alerted for the serious accident in the area of Rt. 4 and Flag Ponds Pkwy. Engine 72(Sgt Schooley), A77, Command 7 (Lt. Eckstein) and Ambulance 79 (filling in at Solomons) responded. Units arrived to find a SUV down the embankment with a single patient trapped. Crews from E72 and Squad 3 competed a sidewall removal in order to extricate the patient. The patient was transported to a trauma center by MSP helicopter.

Units: E72, A77, A79, Command 7.
Mutual Aid: Squad 3, Squad 2, Medic Unit, MSP