Motorcycle Crash On Church Hill Road and MVC at Price Station
The 0581 Rescue Assignment was alerted at 0838 for an MVC with entrapment at Route 301 Southbound at Price Station Road. An officer from Galena Fire Company was on location reporting 6 possible patients. Company 5 units arrived to a three vehicle MVC with all patients now self extricated. Members assisted EMS with triage and treatment of the patients and securing the vehicles and roadway of hazards. Ultimately, two refusals were obtained and three were transported to local facilities by PM500, PM4 and PM400. Assistant Chief Hurlock had Price Station command with seven volunteers staffing Engine 55, Special Unit 59 & Chief 5.
Volunteers were on the street again at 1914 hours for a motor vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on Church Hill Road at Sparks Mill Road. Engine 55, Special Unit 59, PM500, EMS3 and Chief 5 responded. Units arrived in the area, finding a sedan vs a motorcycle head on, with one trauma patient. Aviation was requested and a landing zone was established for MSP Trooper 6 at the Church Hill Elementary School. The patient was transferred to Shock Trauma and the scene was turned over to police for the investigation. Twelve volunteers responded on the run. Assistant Chief Finck had command.