Double Extrication with Fly Out
Carrollton Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched at 0450 Wednesday 31 July 2019 to a reported vehicle collision with extrication in the area of Benn’s Church Blvd and Cherry Grove Road North. Carrollton VFD volunteers on Rescue-10 responded. CVFD Chief Nunez arrived on scene first to find a 3 vehicle accident with heavy damage and 2 patients trapped with injuries. Chief Nunez established command. Nightingale was requested to launch and had a 5 min ETA.Command was transferred to BC 1 (SVFD AC C.Kempton) CVFD Chief T.Nunez assumed extrication operations. Medic 10 and IWVRS Medic 64 arrived and assumed patient care. Crews on R-10, Rescue 50 and Suffolk Engine 9 performed an extrication on 2 separate vehicles.The crew on E-51 set up landing zone for Nightingale. Both patients where transported to local trauma centers. Virginia State Police and Isle Of Wight sheriff Deputies arrived to conduct traffic control, reporting and vehicle recovery operations.
All personnel were cleared and available by 0630.
Units 101, Rescue-10, Rescue 50, Battalion-1, Medic 10, Medic 64, Engine 51, Engine 9, Nightingale Regional Air Ambulance