UPDATE – The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a collision in Lexington Park that killed a 15-year-old passenger.
On Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at 6:09 pm, St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the intersection of Route 235/Three Notch Road and Hermanville Road in Lexington Park after an on-duty deputy witnessed a motor vehicle collision there.
The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Collision Reconstruction Unit responded to the scene to continue to the investigation. Preliminary investigation determined that a 2012 Ford Fusion, operated by Nathan Allen, age 20 of Lexington Park, was traveling southbound on Three Notch Road when the Ford Fusion collided with a 2016 Jeep Cherokee, operated by Ernest Hall, age 89 of St. Mary’s City.
Allen, the operator of the Ford Fusion, was flown to an area hospital for treatment and is expected to survive. A 15-year-old passenger in the vehicle was flown out to Washington Hospital Center for incapacitating injuries. Robert Proctor Jr., age 15 of Great Mills, was later declared deceased at the hospital.
A 20-year-old passenger in the Ford Fusion and Hall, the driver of the Jeep Cherokee, were both transported by ambulance for treatment.
At this time, excessive speed was identified as a contributing factor in the collision.
Anyone who witnessed the events leading up to the collision is asked to contact DFC Shawn Shelko at 301-475-4200, ext. 78147 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
LEXINGTON PARK, Md. — We are receiving reports of a serious crash in Lexington Park that has left multiple people with potential injuries.
At approximately 6:09 p.m. on June 14, first responders were called to the scene on Three Notch Road, in the area of Hermanville Road, for reports of a crash with patients potentially trapped.
Units arrived on the scene and discovered two vehicles which had been involved, one of which had gone off the roadway and came to rest in a ditch.
Crews located one patient trapped inside a vehicle that would need to be extricated, and one patient who was possibly not breathing.
First responders would work quickly to to free those trapped in the vehicle, and determined that the second patient was breathing. They had sustained serious injuries as a result of the crash.
EMS on the scene would call for a flyout from the Maryland State Police Aviation, to transport two of the patients to a nearby trauma center.
One other patient involved in the crash would be transported to MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital by ground.
Expect heavy traffic delays in the area.
This is a developing story. We will continue to provide additional details as we receive them.
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