At approximately 8:06 a.m. this morning, Sheriff Tim Cameron while assisting on the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Pin Cushion Road. He was providing care to the operator of a vehicle. Fire apparatus approached the scene and struck Sheriff Tim Cameron. As a result of the collision, Sheriff Cameron was injured and transported to St. Mary’s Hospital for treatment.
Update – 8:37 a.m.
St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office reconstruction team is on the scene conducting an investigation. Incorrect information has been released that Sheriff Tim Cameron was “struck” with a “firearm.” This information is incorrect. Sheriff Tim Cameron was struck by a firetruck while assisting an injured motorist. More details will be provided as they become available.