A woman was temporarily trapped in her car after a serious accident on Interstate I-95 in Joppa late Wednesday morning.
Around 11 a.m. police and emergency personnel from the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company were called to the scene of an accident on northbound I-95 between Maryland Route 152, or Mountain Road, and Maryland Route 24, according to a release from the fire company.
Firefighters used "the jaws of life" to remove the driver's side door of one of the cars, the release states. The woman was successfully rescued from the car within about 15 minutes and taken to Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in Bel Air for treatment. She was in stable condition at the time.
The other driver, an adult man, was also taken to Upper Chesapeake for treatment, according to the release.
Abingdon volunteer firefighters also assisted at the scene.
Maryland State Police are investigating the cause of the accident.