UPDATE: On Jan. 25 at 1:10 p.m., Charles County authorities reported that Prince Frederick road has been reopened. 

HUGHESVILLE, Md. – On Jan. 25 at 9:23 a.m., crews responded to an accident located on Prince Frederick Road near the U.S Post Office located in Hughesville. Arriving units report that the accident involved two vehicles, one of which being a tractor trailer. Reports say that a medevac transport has been requested for the driver of the vehicle involved in the crash. Prince Frederick Road will be closed in the area of the accident for an extended period of time while crews respond to the scene.

Drivers are advised to avoid the area.