One Injured After Vehicle Hits Utility Pole, Catches On Fire In Hughesville
One Injured After Vehicle Hits Utility Pole, Catches On Fire In Hughesville
photo courtesy of the Hughesville Volunteer Fire Department

HUGHESVILLE, Md. –  On December 5, at approximately 2:48 p.m., police, fire and rescue personnel responded to a serious motor vehicle accident on Teagues Point Road in the area of Gateau Lane. 

Crews arrived and found a utility pole down with a single vehicle off the roadway showing smoke and fire. Before crews arrived, a bystander pulled the driver from the burning vehicle. 

Firefighters extinguished the vehicle fire. SMECO was requested to the scene for a pole down and multiple wires down in the roadway. 

EMS evaluated the patient on the scene and transported to UM Charles Regional Medical Center for treatment. 

We will continue to provide updates as they become available. 

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