Firefighters Respond to Head-on Collision in Helen
By Mechanicsville Volunteers
February 26, 2020

On Wednesday, at 0743, firefighters from Mechanicsville and Leonardtown responded to the area of Point Lookout Road and Earnshaw Way in Helen, for a motor vehicle collision reported serious, with one vehicle overturned and one subject trapped.

Crews arrived on the scene to find two vehicles involved in a head-on style collision, with one vehicle off the roadway and overturned.

Firefighters extricated one patient in approximately 10 minutes.

One patient was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries, and one patient was transported to Prince George's Trauma Center by ambulance, due to helicopters being down due to weather.

Units: Squad 2 & Utility 2
Mutual Aid: Squad 1, Ambulance 298, Ambulance 298 Medic 4, Medic 5, St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office