LCSO deputies responded to a vehicle collision involving Loudoun County Combined Fire & Rescue System engine #610 and a tractor-trailer. The investigation, conducted by the LCSO Crash Reconstruction Team, revealed that the LCFR vehicle was responding to an incident and had its emergency equipment activated when the collision occurred. The engine had stopped at the intersection of Rt. 15 and Stumptown Road to clear cross-traffic, when they proceeded through the intersection, the engine was struck by a tractor-trailer that was unable to stop. The driver of the tractor-trailer and three members of LCFR were transported to a local area hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
An LCSO Truck Safety Unit Investigator also responded to the scene and found several safety violations on the tractor-trailer. The driver of the tractor-trailer was issued a summons for Failure to Maintain Control. The LCSO is asking for anyone that may have witnessed the collision to please contact Deputy D. Lake at 703-737-8307 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org