Vehicle Versus Utility Pole in Newlinville
By Assistant Fire Chief Adam Grossman
January 6, 2019

The Westwood Fire Company was dispatched at 0249 for an auto accident in the Newlinville section of East Fallowfield Township. The assignment was then updated at 0252 to a subject bleeding from their face with possible entrapment, reported by Coatesville PD. The accident occurred in the 300 block of Strode Avenue and involved a utility pole.

Deputy Chief Scott arrived at 0257 reporting no entrapment and reduced the rate on the incoming. Rescue 75 was also reported to be on scene at this time. Rescue 44 proceeded in and stood by.

Westwood EMS and Medic 93 evaluated 1 patient and transported them to a hospital. Westwood units cleared the scene at 0315.

Units: Rescue 44, Ambulance 44-1
Mutual Aid: Medic 93, Rescue 75