Traffic Collision with Entrapment – Box 0121 – James Madison Hwy

Saturday, April 12, 2014 Box 0121 was sounded for a traffic collision. Dispatch advised that vehicle was off the roadway and the horn could be heard sounding in the background. Law enforcement advised they were in the area and could hear but not see the vehicle. Rescue 1 was added to the run. Wagon and Medic 1 arrived to find a vehicle over the embankment pinned into a grove of small trees. The vehicle had also been speared by a nearby cattle fence. Both driver and passenger had been struck by the fence plank. Both occupants were trapped and had to be extricated. The patients were ground transported to Fauquier Hospital with serious and non-life threatening injuries. Units clear in the scene in 35 minutes.

Units on the assignment: W1, M1, R1, A14-3

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