The Frederick Police Department responded to a personal injury accident on RT 40 westbound just prior to the intersection with Old Camp Rd.
On 08/17/15 at approximately 2117 Hrs the Frederick Police were dispatched to a personal injury accident on RT 40 westbound just prior to the intersection with Old Camp Rd. Upon arrival officers located a pedestrian that had been struck by a vehicle that was traveling West on RT 40.
The pedestrian suffered non-life threatening injuries as a result of the accident. Upon evaluation by EMS personnel it was determined the pedestrian would be flown to Shock Trauma in Baltimore, MD. This was done due to the nature of the accident and for precautionary measures.
Due to the pedestrian being flown to Shock Trauma, officers were unable to conduct a thorough interview. Therefore, this case will remain open pending follow-up investigation.
Case # 15-067115
Investigating officer: Off. Sara Evans #476
Preparing release: Sgt. Paul Beliveau #329
PIO: Lt. Clark Pennington #326