Student hospitalized after crashed into school building in Parkville, Maryland
One student of Pine Grove Middle School has been hospitalized with injuries after a car crashed into the school and broke through the wall of a classroom. The crash occurred on Thursday morning, December 9, 2021, at approximately 8:39 a.m. on Old Harford Road in Parkville, Baltimore County, Maryland.
According to reports, the driver of the car had suffered a medical event prior to the crash. The student was hospitalized with an unknown degree of injuries. the driver of the car was also taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
After the crash, a letter was sent from the school to parents and guardians
“I am writing to inform you of a serious incident that occurred this morning. At approximately 8:39 a.m., a car struck our building and broke through the wall of a classroom. We immediately evacuated all students and staff while the fire department and emergency medical services responded. One student was injured has been evaluated by EMS.
“All students and staff are safe. The fire department cleared us to return to the building at 9:05 a.m.. Teams from the BCPS Office of School Climate and Safety are on site providing supports to students and staff. We understand how upsetting and scary this incident has been for our community and know that parents may want to pick up their child(ren) now, please contact the main office at 443-809-5270 to let us know if you will be coming to the school to pick up your student and remember to bring your photo identification and face mask.”
No other information was released.