At 2:16pm Shrewsbury Volunteers were dispatched to assist the Maryland Line Fire Company with a reported vehicle accident with heavy entrapment. Reports are a passenger vehicle was broadsided by a large dump truck. Rescue 61 responded and enroute was advised by Baltimore County Engine 60 (Parkton) one person is trapped and room was made to get Rescue 61 into the scene.
On arrival personnel stabilized the vehicle and spoke with providers already on location on the extent of entrapment. A female patient was pinned in the wreckage and EMS personnel were determining her injuries. Rescue 61 members began disentanglement and was assisted by members from Eureka Volunteer Fire Co. when they arrived. A organized effort in removing the roof, doors and support posts resulted in a successful removal of the patient. Afterwards, the patient was flown to Shock Trauma via Maryland State Police Trooper 1.
Rescue 61 returned after clean up was done. Well done to all who were on the scene.