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Hamlin Morton Walker Fire, Kendall Fire and Monroe Ambulance responded for the report of a MVA with people trapped at approximately 2:00 PM on August 27, 2014 on Roosevelt Highway and Monroe Orleans County Line across from Partyka's Farm Market. 2c34 responded, Rescue 2428 and Engine 2425 responded from Station 2 and Rescue 248 and Engine 2412 responded from Station 1.
Kendall 1 arrived on scene and was reporting a two car head on MVA with one person trapped. 2c34 arrived shortly after and assumed command of the scene. 2c34 requested a second ALS ambulance and a BLS ambulance to the scene for patient transport. 2428 arrived with a crew of three and immediately began patient care and extrication efforts. Shortly after, 248 arrived with a crew of six to assist with extrication of the trapped occupant. 2425 arrived with a crew of one and assisted with patient care. 2412 arrived on scene and was placed back in service.
The extrication team removed the driver side door of the vehicle to gain access to the patient. A third ALS ambulance was requested for another patient at the scene.
The patient was extricated in approximately 15 minutes from arrival of the first Rescue. All patient care was transferred to Monroe Ambulance and Hamlin Ambulance for transport.
Photos: Jerry Clement