August 17

Rescue Runs Serious MVA on Route 17K

On August 17th at 1746 hours, MFD was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on Route 17K involving a motorcycle and serious injuries. Car 1 (Pressler) and R-222 arrived to find the motorcycle and a separate vehicle with heavy damage and the seriously injured rider. MFD EMTs quickly treated and packaged the patient while Mobile Life Support Services arrived on scene. EMS requested the launch of a medevac and E-219 was dispatched out to set up a landing zone off of Route 17K. MLSS continued patient care and transported the patient to the landing zone where they were then flown to a local trauma center.