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Good Samaritan Saves Toddler who was Ejected During Ocean City Crash, Over the Rt 90 Bridge



Ocean City Crash

Ocean City Police Traffic Safety Officers are continuing to investigate a crash that occurred on the Rt. 90 Bridge on Sunday, May 2, 2021.  The crash, which involved five vehicles, sent eight people to the hospital, including a 2-year-old child who was ejected from a pickup truck with her car seat, landing in the bay below. 

It was at that time, a heroic witness jumped from the bridge into the bay and rescued the child, who was then flown by Maryland State Police Trooper 4 to John’s Hopkins Hospital. The Good Samaritan has asked to remain anonymous at this time.

Crash Site Rt 90

Due to the complexity of the Ocean City crash, the investigation is ongoing by the OCPD’s Traffic Safety Unit. Preliminarily it appears that multiple crashes may have occurred. At the time of this release, all of the individuals transported to the hospital have been released, with the exception of the 2-year-old child who remains in stable condition at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

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