Bitter Cold Accident with Injuries
Tonight, In 18 degree weather, Box 59-3 was dispatched to 1330 North Union Street for an accident with injuries. Chief 59-1 (DeHart) responded and was updated of a single vehicle rollover with injuries. Rescue 59 responded with a crew of five along with Engine 59 with three personnel. Chief 59-1 arrived confirming the report with the single vehicle on its side and the occupant out of the vehicle in the care of the police department to keep warm. Chief 59-1 arrived and set up 59 Command. Rescue 59 arrived on location and the crew split checking for hazards, leaking fluids and checking the patient for injuries. Engine 59 arrived taking fire suppression. University EMS arrived on location and took over patient care. No leaking fluids or hazards were found. The crew waited for the tow, once the vehicle was back on four wheels, Command 59 placed the box in service.
Command: Chief 59-1 (DeHart)
Lower Swatara Police Department