CRASH IN NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY

     

Saturday, December 5, 2015 0626 Engine 20 was dispatched this morning for a vehicle accident with entrapment in Northumberland County at the intersection of State Route 225 and Middle Road. Chief 64 arrived and reported a patient trapped in the drivers side of the vehicle partially under the dashboard. Rescue 21 was also dispatched shortly after Engine 20 was dispatched. Crews arrived and Rescue 21 and Engine 20's crews worked with Engine 64's crew to stabilize the vehicle. EMS was on location and treating the patient. Crews removed the drivers side doors, removed the wind shield glass, cut the "A" posts and used a hydraulic ram to push the dashboard. The patient was freed and removed to EMS care. Command : Command 64
Units : Engines 64, 20; Rescue 21