PAGE FIRE DEPARTMENT

Two-Vehicle Accident with Injuries on N-20

On Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at 17:56 hours Page Fire Department Units, Medic 10 (M10), Medic 15 (M15), and Engine 10 (E10) responded to MP 42 on Coppermine Rd (N-20), for the report of a two-vehicle collision with one person trapped.

On arrival, responding crews found an SUV with light damage to the right rear side and a silver sedan with moderate front end damage in the ditch next to the road. The SUV was occupied by one adult while the sedan was occupied by one adult and five children.

A Mass Casualty Incident was declared per the Incident Commander, Captain O’Connor, due to limited EMS resources and the number of patients. All patients were treated for non-life-threatening injuries and transported by M10 and M15 to the hospital at 18:38 hours.

Page Fire Department ambulances returned to service at 19:09 hours.