Leonardtown, MD (February 12, 2024) – A vehicle accident late Saturday, February 10, resulted in a vehicle catching fire and one person injured. The incident occurred on Medley’s Neck Rd near Starlight Dr at about 11:37 p.m. First responders found the car on its side and engulfed in flames, but the driver had escaped.
Under power lines, the car prompted a call to Verizon for a safety check. Fire crews quickly doused the flames.
EMS evaluated the male driver at the scene and transported him to MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital for further treatment. En route, the ambulance hit a deer near Whirlwind Rd, but no one was hurt, and the journey continued.
The investigation into the crash is ongoing.