MVC With Fire and Extrication
 
By FF/EMT Michael Windsor
December 17, 2020
 

On Wednesday December 17, 2020 at approximately 10:26am, Dentsville Volunteer EMS and Fire was dispatched to the intersection of Trinity Church Road and Old Sycamore Road for a motor vehicle collision with exercation and one vehicle possibly on fire. Chief 17A arrived on scene first and advised he had 3 vehicles, with entrapment in two of them. ENG 151 arrived on scene soon after and rapidly extinguished the vehicle that was on fire. Additional crews from Mechanicsville, Hughesville, Newburg, and La Plata arrived and assisted with completing a rapid extrication of a priority 1 unconscious patient. Crews then worked together to remove a door and roof from another vehicle involved in the accident. All patients were transported by ground to local area hospitals.

 
Units: Engine 151, Utility 15, Ambulance 158
 
Mutual Aid: SMSQD2
 
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