Maryland State Police Incident Report
posted Mar 29 2013 10:26AM
Summary: Crime/Incident: 10- 50 PI / Road Closure
Case Number: 13-57001756
Date/Time: 3/28/13 at 1827 hrs.
Location: S/B RT 301 at Vernon Road, Waldorf, Charles County, MD.
Summary: Tpr. Kenge responded to a two vehicle motor vehicle collision involving a fuel tanker and a passenger vehicle. The driver of the passenger vehicle Aaron Michael Butler 21 year old failed to pay full time and attention, which caused his vehicle to strike the rear of the fuel tanker driver by George Nathanial Dorsey Sr.61 year old. The passenger vehicle went underneath the fuel tanker. Maryland Department of the Environment Hazmat Unit responded to the scene. They stated that the tanker is not leaking and that the passenger vehicle can be removed from underneath the fuel tanker without further damaging the tanker. The passenger vehicle was removed from the scene by Altra Towing. The fuel tanker was removed to a vacant parking lot to have the two rear tires change. The tanker was inspected by the Maryland State Police Commercial Motor Vehicle Division and found to be safe to drive. The driver of the fuel tanker was not injured and the driver of the passenger vehicle was transported to Civista Hospital with minor injuries. The roadway of northbound and southbound of route 301 were closed for approximately 2 ½ hours.