Frederick Police and Emergency Personnel respond to vehicle into house collision.
On 02/20/2012 at approximately 0456 hours, officers of the Frederick Police Department and Fire and Rescue personnel responded to a report of a vehicle having collided with a house at 32 S. Jefferson St. Upon arrival, personnel discovered that a vehicle had collided with the residence, causing significant damage to both.
The driver of the vehicle apparently suffered a medical emergency. He was treated on the scene by EMS and transported first to FMH ER and later to Baltimore Shock Trauma for treatment. This aspect of the event is ongoing at this time and the extent of the driver's injuries are not known.
A resident of the home was in the room struck by the vehicle at the moment of the collision and narrowly escaped injury. The resident was clearly shaken, but required no medical treatment.
A Frederick City Building Inspector has responded to the scene and declared the home to currently be unsafe to live in. The resident and several family members are being aided by the American Red Cross.