Lusby, MD – A Calvert County man was flown to a shock trauma center during the early-morning hours of Thursday, Jan. 7 following a single-vehicle crash on southbound Route 2/4 south of Rousby Hall Road in Lusby, police reported.

Captain Steve Jones told The BayNet it appears the driver and lone occupant of a Ford Fusion experienced a medical emergency, causing the vehicle to strike a guardrail near the Coster Road intersection.

The driver—identified by Jones as Graham Butcher, 65 of Huntingtown—is currently listed in critical condition.

The crash occurred shortly before 1 a.m. The Calvert County Sheriff’s Office Crash Reconstruction Team had the southbound portion of Route 2/4 in the area of the incident closed for approximately two-and-a-half hours with traffic diverted onto Rousby Hall Road.

Anyone who might have information that could aid police in their investigation of the incident is asked to contact Dfc. Wayne Wells at the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office. The phone number is 410-535-2800.

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