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Monday, July 4, 2016

Wellsville: Vehicle crash with "heavy entrapment"


At 2:27 a.m., Wellsville fire, EMS & Rescue responded to a single vehicle crash on Trapping Brook Road, past the Lewis Road and near the Andover town line. 911 told responders the vehicle was down over an embankment. When Wellsville Rescue Chief 202 arrived on scene, he said there was one patient who was "heavily entrapped" in the vehicle. Mercy Flight was brought into Wellsville to assist.  An update to the helicopter said the patient had a possible head injury and broken bones. The patient was removed from the vehicle at 3:12 a.m. and taken to a landing zone..
Mercy flight headed to Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo at 4:16 a.m.