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MVA with Entrapment

Just after 0230hrs on Sunday 03/25/2024, Ladder 12 along with Medic 6721 were dispatched by Berks County Department of Emergency Services to the 700 block of Hill Rd in Maidencreek Township for an motor vehicle accident with unknown injuries. Ladder 12 responded and were quickly advised by BCDES that PD was on location reporting one vehicle overturned, on fire, and 2 victims entrapped. The assignment was automatically upgraded adding Rescue 66 & Engine 66. Ladder 12 arrived and confirmed the additional with negative fire. Crews immediately stabilized, deenergized, and initiated a roof flap maneuver. Crews worked in collaboration with Muhlenberg Township Fire Rescue, Northern Berks, Life Lion EMS, and Northern Berks PD to safely and effectively extricate both victims in under 20 minutes. #blandonfire