Flyout on I-70
By Firefighter/EMT Pieter Lucas
May 23, 2020

At 20:07 the station was alerted for the reported motorcyclist down on I-70 near Route 32 in West Friendship. Units arrived at Eastbound I-70 near the Fairgrounds and located a patient in the median with significant injuries and began treatment. Maryland State Police Aviation Command's Trooper 3 was requested and landed in the Eastbound lanes of I-70 and subsequently transported the patient to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore priority 1. Paramedic 135 transported one patient to Frederick Health Hospital. Chief 3A held the I-70 command and units cleared at 21:06. Photos courtesy of Doug Walton, HCDFRS Office of Media Affairs.

Units: Engine 31, Tower 3, Paramedic 35, Chief 3A
Mutual Aid: Engine 131, Paramedic 135, EMS 2, Safety 1