Hilton Head Island Fire
Rescue extricates three
Photos by Jason Walters, Truck 6 HHIFRD
At approximately 0207 hours on 4/23/04
Medic 6 was dispatched for an M.V.A. with injuries. Upon arrival Medic
6 reported a two vehicle M.V.A. head on with three with one possible D.O.A.,
and requested an entrapment response. Truck 6 began extrication of the
heavily entangled patient in the red vehicle while Engine 7 began extrication
of the driver of the white truck.
Both vehicles had heavy entrapment. The driver
of the red vehicle was air lifted to Savannah while the other patient and
the D.O.A. were transported to Hilton Head Regional Medical Center by ambulance.
Battalion 1 had the command, on the alarm were M-6, E-6, T-6, E-7, Battalion
1, M-3, and M-1.