Pin Job on I80
On July 9th, Company 5 was alerted for a vehicle accident with injury along Interstate 80. Initial reports indicated a single passenger vehicle blocking the right lane with unknown injuries. As PSP and EMS arrived on scene and confirmed dispatch, units discovered one person confined to the vehicle and a large amount of debris on both westbound lanes. Rescue 5 crew immediately went to work deploying a hurst spreader and opening up the driver door gaining access to the patient in under one minute. Crews then assisted with clean-up and traffic control before clearing.