On Sunday, June 14, 2020 at approximately 8:27 a.m., Frederick County 911 Emergency Communications received a call for a serious motor vehicle collision in the 7400 block of Dance Hall Road in Frederick. Frederick County Sheriff’s Office Deputies and Frederick County Division of Fire and Rescue Services responded.
The initial investigation revealed that a 2011 Hyundai Accent owned by David Nelson Rice, of Middletown, was traveling southbound Dance Hall Road when it crossed the double yellow center line, ran off the road towards the left, and struck a tree head-on. The driver sustained serious injuries as a result of the collision and was transported to University of Maryland R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore.
The Sheriff’s Office Reconstruction Team was called to the scene as the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information or anyone who may have witnessed the collision is asked to contact DFC Reggio at 301-600-1046.