At 0400 hours on the morning of August 27, 2009 Rescue Squad 742 and Ambulance 742F were alerted to a personal injury collision on Arcola Ave. near Kemp Mill Rd. RS742 arrived on scene to find one pinned after their car struck a tree. The patient was pinned by their door and dashboard. C742C, M742C and E718 were added to the call. RS742 stabilized the vehicle, lit the scene and employed a variety of Hurst extrication tools to extricate the occupant. Once disentangled, the patient was treated by Wheaton EMS crews and transported to a local trauma center.
C742C: D/C Jacob DeGlopper
RS742 crew: D/C Mark Dempsey, FFIII David Marx, FFII Aaric Wright
M742C: PMIC Jason Buc, PMIC Daniel Russell, EMT Brie Phillips, Cheryl Ikeda
A742F: EMT John Calinger, EMT Jackie Leval, EMT Rebecca Leval, EMT RJ Samaroo