2/4/2013 – At 3:30 PM Caroline dispatched Station 400 (Ridgely), Station 300 (Denton), Paramedic 14 and Paramedic 13 for a MVC with entrapment in front of 11164 Central Avenue. Chief 4 arrived on location to find one vehicle into a tree with entrapment, Officer 415 (B. Utz) established command. Crews from Engine 405 and Rescue 300 worked to extricate the driver of the vehicle while the crew from Engine 401 established an LZ for Trooper 6. One patient was transported to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center with serious injuries and two patients were transported to the Memorial Hospital at Easton with minor injuries.
The cause of the accident is being investigated by the Maryland State Police.
Photographs by : Bruce Secrist