CHESTERFIELD, NJ –
Quint 2614 was dispatched to 2 MVAs in 2 Days this week. The first one was on 1/9/12 around 11:45am and involved 2 cars and 5 patients at the intersection of Sykesville Rd and Rt. 528. Squad 269 and Squad 339 transported all those involved.
The second accident occurred on Tuesday, 1/10/2012 around 9am. Stations 261 and 262, along with Squad 269 were dispatched to the intersection of Sykesville Rd and Rt. 537 for a motor vehicle accident. Squad 269 arrived first to report no injuries. Quint 2614 arrived and found a dump truck with front end damage and a flat bed tow truck up the embankment under a telephone pole. The tow truck had wires on top of it that were determined to be telecommunications wires and posed no danger. The tow truck was also leaking fuel from a saddle tank that was contained and plugged on scene. Crews secured the pole, and waited for the wreckers to arrive.
See pictures: http://www.crosswicksfire.org/2012/01/11/2-mvas-in-2-days/