Officials Say Several People Taken to Hospital After Car Crash in Rockville
Multiple vehicles involved on Blandford Street near Mount Vernon Place
Via Steve Mann/Twitter
Several people were injured and taken to a local hospital after a crash involving multiple cars in Rockville just before noon Thursday, according to officials.
The crash happened in the 400 block of Blandford Street near Mount Vernon Place at about 11:45 a.m., Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Service spokesman Pete Piringer posted on Twitter.
The crash involved several vehicles and at least one person was trapped in a vehicle, according to Piringer.
One patient was considered priority 2, part of a scale from one to three, with one being the most serious. Piringer wrote that “several” others were priority 3 and had injuries that were not life threatening.
The road is closed as emergency crews respond to the scene.
Via Steve Mann
Traffic Advisory – Blandford St & Mt Vernon Pl, collision, multiple cars involved, EMS w/ 1 Pri2 trauma & several Pri3 NLT patients pic.twitter.com/REplfm5byr
— Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) November 9, 2017
This story will be updated.