WRECK WITH MINOR ENTRAPMENT
 
By Firefighter Mark Ferguson
March 1, 2012
 

Rescue 87 was dispatched to assist station 63 (Claridge) with a motor vehicle accident with reported entrapment shortly after midnight. Police arrived on scene, confirmed entrapment; however, the patient did not appear to be injured. Firefighters performed a side roof flap once the vehicle was stabilized with wood cribbing and air shore struts.

Rescue 87 was back in service within 20 minutes.

 
Units: Engine 63
 
Mutual Aid: 87, 7, 9
 
Picture shown after cribbing was removed
Picture shown after cribbing was removed
Picture shown after cribbing was removed
Picture shown after cribbing was removed