Schuylkill Hose Liberty Fire Co.

February 26, 2012 – MVA w/Entrapment (Cressona Mall)

February 26, 2012 – Just as units began to clear the scene of the previous landing zone and MVA, at 14:04 the SHFD was dispatched to 1540 Route 61 (Cressona Mall intersection) for a motor vehicle accident with entrapment. Chief 724 arrived on scene and confirmed a two vehicle accident with  3 injuries and 1 patient confined. Fire Personnel gained access to the confined patient and assisted EMS with transport and packaging of all 3 patients. Crews applied floor absorbent to the area around the vehicles and cleared debris from the roadway. All SHFD units were on scene for approximately 45 minutes until PSP and the tow company arrived. Chief 724 (Donatti) had command.