Two Vehicle Collision with Fire
By Firefighter/EMT Pieter Lucas
November 14, 2019

At 17:44 today WFVFD responded for a serious motor vehicle collision in Ellicott City. Callers reported a crash at Marriottsville Road and Route 40, alerting Tower 3 and Paramedic 35 to respond. Howard County Police arrived first and confirmed a two vehicle collision with one vehicle fully involved in fire. Fortunately all occupants were out of the vehicles. Units went to work extinguishing the blaze while the occupants were evaluated for injuries; one patient was transported to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore by Paramedic 85. Units cleared at 18:58

Units: Tower 3, Tanker 3, Paramedic 35, Chief 3A
Mutual Aid: Engine 82, Paramedic 85, EMS Battalion Chief 3, Safety 1