MECHANICVSVILLE, Md. – Today, May 30, at approximately 1:16 p.m., police, fire and rescue personnel responded to a serious incident involving a forklift in the parking lot at Wentworth Nursery at 41170 Oakville Road.
Crews arrived on the scene and located the flipped over forklift with the driver pinned and trapped underneath.
Emergency crews stabilize and lifted the forklift to free the 17-year-old occupant.
A MEDEVAC was requested for the patient with hand and leg injuries. Firefighters secured the landing zone at Oakville Elementary School.
MSP Trooper 7 transported the patient to Capital Region Medical Center.
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All photos courtesy of the Leonardtown Volunteer Fire Department