Category: Entrapment

Jan 03 2018

Woman Rescued From Burning Home

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Just before dawn Wednesday morning, Franklin County 911 center dispatched a house fire on South Mountain Road in Quincy Township. South Mountain fire chief Mike Carbaugh arrived to find a 69 year old female unconscious in the home, making the grab and removing her to the years as engine companies began arriving. Firefighters had the fire knocked within ten-fifteen minutes while EMS transported the victim to a helicopter for flight to a hospital for smoke inhalation. Firefighters from two counties battled the morning fire. Photos used with permission by Franklin’s Fire Dept.

Sep 30 2017

Double Entrapment In New Oxford

A Rescue 33 member works to extricate one of two drivers pinned in their vehicles after crashing nearly head-on Saturday afternoon at the intersection of Oxford Road and Kevin Drive in Oxford Township, New Oxford PA

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Jul 27 2017

One Pinned Under Tractor

Adams County Box 1-9 was dispatched to 1655 Highland Ave Rd, for a report of a overturned farm tractor. Medic 54 arrived on scene and found same. Gettysburg Rescue & Truck responded along with Barlow Rescue 22. Units utilized airbags along with rescue struts and cribbing to free male patient. Units operated for about 1/2 hr before patient was free due to rough terrain. Engine 22 handled the LZ, Stat MedEvac flew patient to trauma center with moderate injuries. Captain 1 had command. Photo submitted by Ed Mizenko

Mar 11 2017

Fire With Multiple Rescues in Frederick Md. 


Frederick County Box alarm 1-8 sounded at 17:45 for fire in an apartment, 1475 Key Parkway in west Frederick. First arriving E1 O/S with smoke visible, and multiple people on balconies. 

Units had fire in second floor apartment, with multiple balcony rescues effected. 1 alarm (upgraded for entrapment), with a rapid intervention dispatch.

Jan 24 2017

Entrapment On York Road

Units were dispatched west of New Oxford on the York Road between Coleman and New Chester Roads for a crash with entrapment. A tractor trailer vs passenger vehicle with entrapment in the PV. The occupant was extricated prior to the rescue companies arrival. Photo by Bryan Felix

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Dec 08 2016

Early Morning Entrapment

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An early morning Adams County crash in Conewago Township brought firefighters and EMS  from S.A.V.E.S. along with ALS from Hanover Hospital to the intersection of Black Lane and Oxford Road for a two vehicle crash with one entrapped. One occupant was extricated from the black car by Rescue 29 and transported to area hospital for further care. Chief 29 had command. Photos by Bryan Felix