By: David M. Higgins II

UPDATE 9/20/2109 @ 1:50 a.m.- Northbound Route 5 is now re-opened

Hughesville, MD- A motor vehicle crash has closed northbound Leonardtown Road(Route 5) at Gallant Green Road.

Units are on the scene and Trooper 7(MEDEVAC), based out of St. Mary’s Regional Airport has been requested. Trooper 7 will land on the helipad on the SMECO property off of Burnt Store Road.

Watch for emergency vehicles and personnel, and expect delays.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...