UPDATE: Head-On Collision Closes Ridge Road for Hours
A head-on collision between a tractor-trailer truck and two pickup trucks badly injured one driver and snarled traffic in Damascus on Maryland Route 27 for hours on Monday afternoon.
The incident happened on Ridge Road between Gue Road and Woodfield Road at about 1:41 pm on March 21. According to MCPD, the preliminary investigation has revealed that a 1994 GMC Sonoma was traveling northbound on Ridge Road when for reasons still under investigation, the Sonoma crossed the center line and collided with a 2015 Ford F-450 which was travelling southbound on Ridge Road. The Sonoma was then struck by a 2015 tractor trailer that was travelling northbound on Ridge Road.