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Single Vehicle Accident slows traffic

April 21st, 2022 by WCBC Radio

On Thursday evening troopers from the McHenry Barrack responded to I-68 in the area of Blooming Rose Road, Friendsville, Garrett County, Maryland, in reference to a single vehicle collision.  The investigation revealed that a 2022 Kenworth dump truck, being operated by Dershera Hays of Baltimore, Md was traveling eastbound on I-68.  For unknown reasons the vehicle left the roadway and struck the guardrail, causing the vehicle to overturn.  Hays was not injured in the collision.  I-68 was closed for approximately 30 minutes while the vehicle was removed from the scene.  Units from the Friendsville Fire Dept. and Deep Creek Ambulance also responded to the scene.