AT THE TRACK OR ON THE ROAD, TRUST AMKUS RESCUE SYSTEMS

Lancaster Township Fire Department

Incident Information

Date of Incident:

08/27/2016

People Involved in Providing Assistance to Incident:

RONALD COMFORT JR.
Chief of Department

GLENN USDIN
Deputy Chief of Department

J HATFIELD
Lieutenant

GREGORY LEAMAN
Lieutenant

MARK CLARE
Engineer

JEREMY HERTZOG
Engineer

MICHAEL CONNELLY
Firefighter

CHAD SLOVER
Firefighter

JASON SNYDER
Firefighter

TYLER WEILER
Firefighter

ANTHONY CLARE
Junior Firefighter

CAMERON HERTZOG
Junior Firefighter

Description of Incident:

SATURDAY AUGUST 27, 2016

An elderly driver was extricated from her 2001 Saturn sedan after a one car accident in front of 716 S. West End Avenue in Lancaster Township Saturday afternoon at 2:21pm.

The car was traveling south on S. West End Avenue when the driver swerved and crashed into the rear of a 1996 Dodge Ram pickup truck parked along the street, causing the car to flip onto it’s roof.

Lancaster Township Firefighters used pre-connected Amkus hydraulic spreader and cutter rescue tools on Rescue 66 to remove the driver’s side doors to access the patient.

The patient was removed from the vehicle at 2:45 pm, 14 minutes after arrival.

S. West End Avenue was closed for an hour at Manor Street and Sixth Street by Lancaster Township Fire Police.

Copyright © 2017 - Amkus Rescue Systems - Privacy Policy - Terms of Use
1-800-592-6587
4201 Montdale Drive, Valparaiso IN 46383