Monday, November 2nd, 2015 Rescue Squad 1 was requested along with the local Hazmat unit by responding units who were dispatched for a tractor-trailer that went off the roadway of Interstate 66 through a guard rail and overturned in a field, possibly on fire. Once units arrived on the scene, dispatched information was confirmed, however the vehicle was not on fire, significant hydraulic and diesel fluid leaks were found. Rescue Squad 1 operated for approximately 30 minutes with Hazmat 10 securing the leaking fluids before being released by Command. Medic 9 transported the single occupant to Warren Memorial Hospital with non life threatening injuries. Battalion 1 held command of the incident.
Units on the assignment:
E3, W4, K3, M9, RS1, Batt.1 Hazmat 10 and Chief 10