Posted on December 19, 2022
BERLIN POLICE DEPARTMENT
December 17, 2022
Incident Type: Motor Vehicle Collision with two Pedestrians
Date and Time: December 16, 2022 7:51 pm
Incident Location: MD Route 346 (10019 Old Ocean City Blvd) Berlin, MD
Berlin, MD – The Berlin Police Department was dispatched at 7:51pm to MD Route 346 for a collision involving two pedestrians in front of the Burn Pizza Restaurant. Upon arrival, officers observed a 2007 Jeep Cherokee and two pedestrians in the roadway. The Pedestrians included a 55-year-old male and a 49-year-old female both from (Ocean Pines) Berlin, MD. The male subject was transported via ambulance to Tidal Health and later flown to the Maryland Shock Trauma Medical Center and the female subject was flown directly to the Maryland Shock Trauma Medical Center by Maryland State Police Aviation Unit (Trooper 6). The male driver of the Jeep was medically assessed and released at the scene. Both pedestrians are considered to be in serious but stable condition. The investigation is ongoing and being handled by the Berlin Police Department.
The Worcester County Sheriff’s Office, the Berlin Emergency Medical Services, and Berlin Fire Company assisted with the incident.
Chief Arnold R. Downing