Physical Rescue

Posted: August 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

8/20/13- Shortly after 1330, 110 Ems was dispatched to Harrison Hills Park for 2 patients that were stung  by bees. Medic 112 & Medic 114 quickly made contact with the patients who were found over a hillside. Medic 112 requested 167 Rescue for assistance. 112 advised the rescue that this would be a low angle rope rescue and that the best access would be the Outlook Grove of the park. 167 Rescue as well as 167 squad responded. 169 (Harrison Hills) was requested for additional manpower. Crews set up a rope system at the top of the hill while the patients were prepared for extrication. Both patients were extricated and turned over to the Medics on scene.

(OIC- 167 Deputy. Units on scene-   167 Rescue, 167 Squad, Medic 112, Medic 114, 169 Light & Air, 169 Utility, Harrison Pd, Allegheny County Pd)


(Pictured From L-R) Photo From

Captain-Jim Erb,Lieutenant,-Tanner Murray, Firefighter-Brian Shumaker, Firefighter- Tim Cushey, Deputy Chief- Chris Fabec, Ems Cheif- Jim Bartolovich.

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