MVC Car vs. House on Patriot Dr.
Saturday, May 20, 2017
On Saturday, May 20, 2017 @ 0259 Wicomico Central alerted Station 5 (Hebron) with a reported MVC w/ injuries and vehicle into a house @ 27060 Patriot Dr. Ladder 5 arrived on the scene to find a Ford pick-up truck into the A/D corner of a house. 517 (Beach) established the command and crew assisted EMS with patient care. Further investigation revealed the truck had struck a Delmarva Power transformer box which caused a power outage and exposed electrical wires in the front yard, broke off the exposed well pipe and hit a small tree prior to hitting the house. 2 rear seat passengers were transported by PM-B-5 to PRMC with minor injuries. The driver of the truck had fled the scene prior to units arriving and no occupants inside the house were injured.
This Incident was placed under control @ 0332 and terminated @ 0340.
Units on scene: Ladder-5, PM-B-5, Traffic Control-5, Delmarva Power and WCSD.