Motor Vehicle Collision in Front of Station 18

Saturday, June 19, 2021

On June 19th 2021 at approximately 11am, The Community Fire Company of Rising Sun and Cecil County Department of Emergency Services Paramedic 1 were alerted for a motor vehicle collision on North East Road directly in front of Station 18. Rescue 8, Engine 18, Engine 813, Engine 28, Paramedic 893 and Ambulance 891 all made the response. First arriving units found a "t-bone" type crash with 3 patients in need of treatment and transport. Crews from the fire apparatus secured the vehicles and mitigated all hazards. Rising Sun EMS crews placed Paramedic 1 in service and between both ambulances, all 3 patients were transported to area hospitals. Community Fire Company of Rising Sun fire police maintained lane closures and managed traffic around the scene. The Maryland State Police are investigating the cause of the collision. A total of 28 members responded to this incident.