|Vehicle into Tree|
|By Lieutenant J McCully|
|July 18, 2021|
22:39hrs - EHBEMS were dispatched along with paramedic 193 to assist Twin Valley FD with an auto accident reported serious, a single vehicle into a tree on Conestoga road in the area of Bulltown Road in East Nantmeal Township.
Ambulance 89-1, Ambulance 189-1 and Paramedic 193 made the immediate response with Ambulance 89-1, Paramedic 193 and Rescue 69 arriving on location simultaneously, with Ambulance 189-1 arriving on the scene a few minutes later.
Crews found a single vehicle had left the roadway, striking multiple fence posts before striking a tree, crews noted heavy damage to the vehicle. Firefighters from TVFD used a fire extinguisher to put out a small fire on the ground near the engine compartment of the vehicle at the base of the tree, while EMS crews tended to the patients.
EMS transported 2 patients to the hospital, a second paramedic was requested from Berks County to rendezvous with Ambulance 189-1 while enroute to the hospital.
The crew from TVFD controlled fluids and cleared debris from the roadway. Fire police closed the roadway until the scene was cleared.
All units were available and back in service at 00:28hrs
Photos courtesy of Lieutenant J. McCully & Safety 69 A. Spangler.
|Units:||Ambulance 89-1 - Ambulance 189-1- Lieutenant 89-23|
|Mutual Aid:||Paramedic 193 - Rescue 69 - Assistant 69 - Squad 69 - B6822 - Pennsylvania State Police|