Several fire departments, three ambulances, medic units, helicopters and the Pennsylvania State Police responded to a near head-on accident on the Carlisle Pike (Route 94) at the intersection of 700 Road. A passenger SUV and a commercial truck collided, causing heavy entrapment and severe life threatening injuries to the passengers of the SUV. Two occupants from the SUV were flown via Stat13 and Life Lion helicopters to area trauma centers.
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Aug 05 2016
Feb 26 2016
Shortly before lunchtime today Gettysburg Fire Department along with surrounding mutual aid departments were dispatched to Roberta Way in Cumberland Township for a house fire with people trapped. Cumberland Township Police Officers and Adams Regional EMS arrived finding the front of the house involved with fire and an occupant jumping from the front window. It was learned there was a second victim, after completing a 360 of the house, they were able to determine the 2nd victim was trapped in the rear porch. After several attempts to rescue the victim, Police and EMS was driven back from the smoke. Gettysburg Firefighters arrived a short time later and were able to pull the victim, however sadly the 2nd victim had succumbed. The 1st occupant was flown to the burn unit. Firefighters were able to bring the fire under control in 30 minutes.
Sep 21 2015
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.
Sep 06 2015
The Pennsylvania State Police are on scene investigating a body found floating in the Conewago Creek off Boy Scout Road in Hamilton Township. The Adams County coroners office had two representatives on scene. Hampton Fire Department assisted on scene with Service 10. Adams County coroner stated a adult male was found deceased.
Apr 09 2015
Law enforcement officers from several Adams County jurisdictions are armed in a standoff with an armed male subject who arrived at the prison armed with AR15, handgun and a knife. The standoff lasted about 45 minutes when the subject pointed the AR15 at a window of the prison, a Pennsylvania State Police trooper fired one round into the subject. The subject died the next day at York Hospital. Photo Gallery