Category: EMS

Nov 16 2016

One Flown From Interstate 81 Crash

Life Net 8-1 helicopter lands on Interstate 81 earlier today  at MM 17.5 for an auto accident  with injuries. One flyout and one person was taken by ground transport to Chambersburg  Hospital. Photo by Curtis Bryan

Apr 15 2016

Vehicle overturned with Confinement

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Fairfield FD along with Frederick Co Rescue Squad 6 was alerted for an auto accident with entrapment. Units arrived to a vehicle overturned in a creek with 1 occupant confined to the vehicle. A quick door pop and firefighters extricated the patient to EMS.

Feb 20 2016

Double Flyout From Md I-70 Crash

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Maryland State Police med-evac crew of Trooper 5 arrives on  scene of a personal injury crash on Interstate 70 at mile marker 18 in Washington County Maryland. Two priorty one patients that were riding motor cycles  were reportedly flown fromthe scene  to trauma center. Photos by Shane Shifflett 

Jan 19 2016

Boy Rescued From Farming Accident

12615566_904698386312459_2986168858380822014_oFire and EMS personnel prepare to load a eight year old male into a helicopter for flight to Hershey Medical Center after being injured in a farming accident. The young boy was trapped in a PTO ( Power Take Off) and needed to be freed by emergency personnel from several Lancaster County departments. Photo Gallery by Kirk Neidermyer

Jan 18 2016

Gettysburg Barn Fire With 13 Degree Temps



Gettysburg Fire Department and surrounding mutual aid firefighters battled this early morning Barn Fire on Knoxlyn-Orrtanna Road in extreme cold temperatures (13deg). Firefighters found a well involved Barn Fire on arrival. A Working Fire Dispatch was sounded along with several Tankers to shuttle water to the scene.

** We did not want to release the injured Gettysburg Firefighter information, but now that the local news media has the information, a firefighter was injured while successfully rescuing a horse from his neighbors barn prior to fire apparatus arriving. The 911Photography staff wishes him the best as he recovers from his injuries**

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Nov 27 2015

Downtown Gettysburg Confinement

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Gettysburg Firefighters respond to a unique traffic accident in downtown Gettysburg. The occupant of a utility truck was confined in his vehicle challenging firefighters to use multiple skills to free him. The truck was confined between a historic building, a tree, and a car. Firefighters quickly assessed the scene and determined that the fastest way to extricate the occupant was to winch the parked vehicle away from the door using the winch from Rescue 1. After stabilizing the vehicles with cribbing, firefighters applied chains to the frame of the car, and pulled it away from the truck. AREMS crews stabilized the patient and transported to a local hospital.  Deputy Chief Wasylyk had command.

Units: Rescue 1, Truck 1, AREMS MICU 54-1, Traffic 1, Gettysburg Police