5 People Injured in Head On Collision in Allegany County, MD

Published 02/11 2013 11:21PM

Updated 02/12 2013 12:34PM

ALLEGANY COUNTY, MD- Emergency crews in Allegany County responded to a serious crash on Monday evening which sent five people to the hospital.

Police say they responded to a head on collision on New George's Creek Road and Moscow Road in Barton, just before 8:30 p.m.

Officials tell us the accident closed down roads for about an hour, and traffic had to be rerouted.

Officials say the five people were taken to Western Maryland Regional Medical Center for treatment have non-life threatening injuries.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

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