At 5:11 a.m. on Friday, March 2, 2018, Walkersville Volunteer Fire and Rescue Companies were responded to a vehicle accident with roll over involving a tractor trailer.
Enigne 22 arrived on the scene to find one tractor trailer on its side in the south bound lanes with the driver out of the truck.
Ambulance 29 arrived on the scene to start patient care.
Command was quickly established and a hazmat assignment was requested for due to diesel fuel leaking from the tanks on the truck.
Engine Tanker 114 and Rescue Squad 24 arrived on the scene to block traffic, and provide lighting for the scene.
All units went to work forming a diking system around the diesel fuel to prevent further run off till hazmat crews arrived. Units operated for approximately hour and half to secure all hazards.
Command was terminated and units went in service as ready and the scene was turned over to Maryland State Police.