Jan 11

Auto hits fallen tree

This morning around 0700, Company 27 was alerted for an auto accident with entrapment in the 800 blk of Pine Grove Road (Box 27-3).  Engine Tanker 27 and Chief 27 responded arriving to find EMS on the scene with one patient self extricated from the vehicle.  A medivac was requested to fly the patient to the trauma center and the landing zone was set at Franklin Co 7′ helipad.   The roadway was closed until the arrival of the road crew to remove the tree.