Serious Motor Vehicle Accident on the Parkway
 
By Chief of Department
October 3, 2021
 

On Saturday, October 2nd, 2021, at 10:32 PM, the Purchase Fire Department along with Harrison EMS were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident with injuries on the Hutchinson River Parkway in the area of Lincoln Ave. As the initial units were arriving on-scene, 60 Control updated of multiple people trapped and ejected from a motor vehicle.

Engine 241 arrived first and observed a Jeep well off the roadway and into the woods. Engine 241 confirmed that two critical parties were ejected from the motor vehicle and began to assist Harrison EMS with patient care. Due to the extrication from the wooded area and numerous patients, additional Fire & EMS resources were requested from the Port Chester and West Harrison Fire Departments, Port Chester EMS & Greenwich EMS. With the teamwork and coordination from the units on-scene all parties were removed through the rough terrain and transported to local hospitals. The incident was brought under control in approximately 45 minutes.

Units On-Scene:

Purchase Car 2411, Engine 241, Rescue 30.

Port Chester Car 2391, 2392, Rescue 40, Utility 67.

West Harrison Car 2502, Engine 266, Utility 25.

Harrison EMS 61A1, 61A3, 61A5, Port Chester EMS 77A6, Greenwich EMS.

WCDES Battalion 19, Westchester County PD, Harrison PD.

Relocate to Purchase HQ: Harrison Car 2161, 2162, Engine 10