On October 7, 2016, at approximately 7:46 p.m. deputies from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office was assisting the Maryland State Police with a motor vehicle collision investigation on Point Lookout Road in the area of Adkins Road in Great Mills, Maryland. During the course of the investigation, Sheriff’s Office Cpl. Jamie Davis was struck by a pickup truck being operated by Danny Ray Adkins, Jr. age 35, of Lexington Park. The investigation revealed the motor vehicle being operated by Adkins was being directed to pass through the accident scene, when for unknown reasons the motor vehicle struck Davis with the driver’s side fender and mirror knocking her to the ground.
Davis was transported to MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital with non-life threatening injuries and was later released. Adkins was issued citations for Failure to Obey Traffic Device, Fail to Control Speed to Avoid Collision, and Fail to Drive Curb for Emergency Vehicle.