Category: Vehicle Rescue

Sep 21 2015

Car Under School Bus


Several fire departments, EMS units and Pennsylvania State Police responded early this morning just before 8am for a vehicle accident where a passenger car went under the rear of school bus. The first chief officer to arrive on scene confirmed heavy entrapment, requested aeromedical to the scene. As the first rescue company arrived, three additional rescue companies were added to the assignment, as well as the Pennsylvania USAR truck. A 58 minute extrication was needed to free the lone occupant. The bus had one student on board who was not injured. The injured occupant of the car was flown to York Hospital where sadly she succumbed to her injuries.

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Feb 24 2015

Extrication In Gettysburg Pa.


Gettysburg and Bonneauville firefighters perform a extrication of a occupant involved in a two car vehicle accident on U.S. Route 15 near the U.s Route 30 interchange Tuesday morning . Photo Gallery here

Dec 01 2014

Entrapment And Ejection On Hanover Road

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The S.A.V.E.S. responded to a serious car accident Sunday evening where people were pinned, entrapped and ejected all after a box truck of some sort caused the crash then fled from the scene is the early reports.  Helicopters were called to the scene for transports to trauma centers. Reports from friends of the victims indicate their injuries are serious and possibly life threatening. The photo gallery of the crash scene is here.

Jul 01 2014

Aspers Entrapment

BendersvillecrashThe Bendersville Volunteer Fire Dept responded to a serious crash Monday afternoon near Aspers Pa. in Menallan Township. Units arrived to a SUV under power lines with entrapment. Cameraman Ryan Eiker sent us these Photos.

Jun 12 2014

Abbottstown Pike Extrication


United Hook and Ladder’s  Engine Company 33-2 perform a door pop with the Hurst Tool on a single vehicle crash on the Abbottstown Pike Thursday evening. Two occupants were transported, one to York Hospital and the other to Hanover Hospital. More photos HERE.

May 19 2014

East Berlin Entrapment


Liberty Fire Company of East Berlin Pa. extricates a occupant of a car crash this weekend at the intersection of East Berlin Road and Big Mount Road in York County. For more of Derrick Potts photos click on the Gallery.