Man Rescued After Car Lands Upside Down Near Atkisson Reservoir

JOPPA, Md. (WJZ)—A man has been rescued after his car went over an embankment and almost into a nearby reservoir.

Captain Jeff Long has more.

The collision happened just before noon Wednesday when a driver drove off an embankment and almost into Atkisson Reservoir in Harford County.

Sky Eye Chopper 13 was over the scene at Winters Run Road, just south of Singer Road in the Joppa area as a Maryland State Police Medevac helicopter extricated the victim.

Police say the man is in his 20s and is in serious condition.

He has been taken to Shock Trauma.

Plenty of rescue workers remain on the scene.

More from Captain Jeff Long
Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Baltimore

Track Weather On The Go With Our App!
Your Podcast Network Play.it

Listen Live