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Leonardtown MD. On May 21, 2017, at approximately 1:59 a.m., St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office patrol deputies responded to Maypole Road near Friendship School Road in Mechanicsville for a single motor vehicle collision involving a Leonardtown Volunteer Fire Department fire truck. The preliminary investigation reveals, the fire truck left roadway and struck an embankment while responding to an unrelated motor vehicle collision.

Two occupants of the fire truck were transported by “Trooper 7” for the treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

The patrol division is continuing the investigation.