Vehicle Collision with Rescue on Ridge Road
By Lieutenant Justin Parker
February 23, 2024

On Friday February 23 at 0753 hours (7:53 am), the MAVFC was dispatched for a vehicle collision with rescue in the area of Ridge Road and South Main Street. While units were enroute, the Mount Airy Police Department arrived on scene and confirmed one trapped. Units arrived to find a multi-vehicle pile-up with one patient requiring extrication. The officer off of Rescue 1 established command, while the crew stabilized the vehicle and extricated the patient. Two patients were transported to area hospitals by M18 and A19. Units were clear in approximately 30 minutes.

Units: Rescue 1, Medic 18, Ambulance 19, Utility 1
Mutual Aid: EMS103