Wednesday January 25th, 2017 brought a busy day for our EMS units responding to seven calls, as well as an accident for our Fire/Rescue Division. At 1553 the company was dispatched for the three vehicle accident in the Towerville section of East Fallowfield Township, this time at the intersection of Strasburg Road and Park Avenue. Modena Ambulance was also dispatched as our ambulance was busy handling another emergency.
Battalion Chief Sly went enroute at 1555 and was advised of a three vehicle accident with possible injuries. Rescue 44, Traffic 44 and Modena EMS were all responding.
Arriving within minutes Rescue 44 confirmed the report and began triaging for injuries, Battalion Chief Sly assumed Park Avenue Command. It was determined there was one injury and that patient was under the care of Modena EMS. Westwood Fire/Rescue crews assisted the tow truck company with debris removal. All units cleared the scene within 30 minutes.