Two hospitalized after Lanham car crash that left one man trapped -- Gazette.Net


Two men are hospitalized after a two-car crash in Lanham left one driver trapped inside his vehicle for about 30 minutes Thursday morning.

The countyís fire/EMS department responded to the intersection of Greenbelt Road and Northern Avenue in Lanham around 9:31 a.m., when firefighters dismantled the driverís side door of one of the vehicles to free a man from inside.

Mark Brady, a county fire/EMS department spokesman, said the two male drivers were the only ones involved in the collision and both were sent to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Cpl. Clinton Copeland, a county police spokesman, said he did not know what caused the crash and said a collision report is still being conducted.