Vehicle into Pole in W. Nantmeal Twp.
 
By Lieutenant J McCully
July 14, 2021
 

10:15hrs - Ambulance 89-1 dispatched to assist the Glenmoore Fire Company (Station 48) in the area of 1038 Manor Road for an auto accident, reported to be a vehicle into pole w/ pole across the roadway with wires sparking and arcing.

Ambulance 89-1 arrived on location along with an officer of Pennsylvania State Police to find a pickup truck off the roadway into a fence having stuck and snapped a utility pole, the pole and wires blocking both lanes of traffic on Rt. 82. EMS transported one patient to the hospital for evaluation,.

Chief 48 had fire police close Rt 82 in both directions for an extended period of time until the utility company could respond to the scene to fix the pole.

Photos courtesy of Lieutenant. J. McCully

 
Units: Ambulance 89-1
 
Mutual Aid: Paramedic 193 - Glenmoore Fire Company - FP - PSP