UPDATE: Three hospitalized after Emmitsburg accident, vehicle entrapment


EMMITSBURG, Md. (WDVM) — Frederick County Fire and Rescue are responding to a “vehicle accident with heavy entrapment” on the 11500 block of Taneytown Pike in Emmitsburg.

Officials said they responded at 5:39 p.m. An SUV had rear-ended a tractor-trailer — one person was trapped, and two young people were involved. Police said the victims were airlifted to John’s Hopkins Medical Center in Baltimore for treatment at this time.

The conditions of the victioms are currently unknown, but the driver of the tractor-trailer was uninjured.

Maryland State Police are still on the scene handling the investigation. That part of Taneytown Pike is still closed.

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