NEWS AROUND THE FIRE HOUSE - 2015
January 28, 2015- Wednesday January 28th Minerva Fire/Rescue responded to a two car motor vehicle accident with reported entrapment. Within six minutes of the call first responders arrived with Engine 494 and confirmed entrapment of two subjects. MVFDRS Ambulance arrived with ALS within seven minutes of receiving the call and began rendering care. Due to the number of patients a North Warren ambulance was called to the scene for transportation assistance. The JAWS of Life was used to remove the roof and extricate the subjects who suffered minor injuries. Two subjects refused medical care and two were transported to Glens Falls Hospital by Minerva and North Warren ambulances. A total of 11 MVFDRS volunteers responded to the call.
Alarm Time- 0808 hrs
Officer In Charge- Asst. Chief R. Howe Jr. (Car 392)
Location- County Route 29: Minerva: Essex
Police On Scene- New York State Police
FD In Service Time- 0947 hrs
EMS In Service Time- 1058 hrs