11/2/2007 – At 1042 on Friday November 02, 2007, Wicomico Central alerted Station 6 – Parsonsburg and Station 74 – Delmar for a Motor Vehicle Collision with Rescue on Downing Road near the intersection of Wintergreen Place. The MVC was reported as a single car vs. a tree. Command 6 responded with 620 (Capt. L.Tyler) followed by Rescue Engine 604 with 617 (A/C E.Tyler) and PM-B6. Station 6 units arrived with a passenger car that had hit 2 trees and a culvert and came to rest in ditch, 620 established Downing Road Command and 617 was in charge of Rescue Operations. Rescue 74 with Deputy 74 (D/C D.Scott) arrived and went to work with Rescue Engine 604’s crew to remove the roof, 2 front doors and do a dash roll. With the great teamwork, the patient was removed from the vehicle in about 10 minutes and loaded into PM-B6 for transport to PRMC.
Units on Scene: Command 6, Rescue Engine 604, PM-B6, Rescue 74, Engine 74-3, PM-B74, Traffic Control 74, Sta.6 Fire Police, & MSP.
Story by Eric Tyler of Parsonsburg Fire Department
Photographs by : Wayne Barrall