From the Maryland State Police, Bel Air Barrack:
(Fallston, Md.) On Sunday, April 1, 2012 at approximately 6:37 p.m. troopers from the Maryland State Police, Bel Air Barrack responded to the intersection of U.S. Route 1 (Bel Air Road) and Maryland Route 152 (Mountain Road), Fallston, Maryland, for a serious motor vehicle collision.
Preliminary investigation revealed that a 2005 Chevrolet Equinox, operated by Callie Jo Davidson, 28, of Abingdon, Maryland, was traveling southbound on Route 152 when it appeared that the operator failed to stop for a steady red signal at the intersection of U.S. Route 1.
The Equinox entered the intersection and collided with the left front driver/passenger compartment, of a 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer, being operated by Katelyn Rae Mitchell, 17, of Kingsville, Maryland. The Trailblazer was previously traveling northbound on Route 1 and
possessed a steady green traffic signal.
According to witnesses, the impact of the collision spun the Trailblazer, causing it to collide with a 1999 Ford Truck, operated by Anthony Steinacker, 25 yoa, from Halethorpe, Maryland. At some point during the crash the operator Mitchell was fully ejected from the
The operator Mitchell was flown to R Adams Cowley, Shock Trauma Center by Maryland State Police Medevac and is currently listed as critical but stable condition. The operator Davidson was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center where she is listed in stable condition.
The 1999 Ford truck suffered minor damage and the operator Steinacker was uninjured.
The roadway was closed for several hours while Bel Air Barrack reconstruction personnel investigated the crash.
An investigation is ongoing.