Several people were injured and some were hospitalized following a collision Sunday on Rockville Pike involving a Metrobus, Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service (MCFRS) officials shared.
MCFRS responded to Rockville Pike and Congressional Lane around 12:20 p.m. to the rollover collision involving the bus and multiple vehicles, Chief Spokesperson Pete Piringer wrote on Twitter. Six people were evaluated for injuries and four were sent to the hospital, including three trauma patients, Piringer said. He said one child was injured in the collision.
MCFRS are on the scene of a collision with multiple injuries involving a @WMATA Metro Bus and several vehicles at Rockville Pike at Congressional La. 6 pt. being evaluated at leat 2 have serious NLT injuries. @mcfrsPIO pic.twitter.com/4rsNL5tJVI
— BC Steve Mann (@mcfrsPIO6) September 19, 2021
Update – Rockville Pike & Congressional Ln., collision, multiple patients, @MCFRS_EMIHS evaluating 5 or 6 patients & at least 2 trauma patients, incl 1 child, metro bus involved, no entrapment, some lanes blocked https://t.co/X7El90ffkV
— Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) September 19, 2021