JUNE 12, 2008 - MVC WITH ENTRAPMENT

 June 12 - Pineville Fire and EMS picked up a call for a traffic accident with possible entrapment at Blue Heron Dr. and Pineville Mathews Rd. Pineville 12 arrived on scene to find a multiple vehicle accident with one patient unconscious in his vehicle. After providing initial patient contact and care, CFD Ladder 24 and Engine 24 arrived on scene to assist with patient care and entry into the vehicle. Ladder 24 removed the drivers side front door to access the patient for removal from the vehicle. The patient was removed from the vehicle and immobilized and transported to CMC-Pineville for immediate care. Med Center Air Helicopter was responding from CMC to pick the patient up for transport to CMC for higher level of care. Pineville Fire Department cleared the scene and responded to CMC-Pineville to provide and landing zone near the Emergency Department. After the patient was moved to the Helicopter and left the scene, All Pineville units were cleared and placed back inservice.

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