Multi-Vehicle Accident with Rescue on Dulaney Valley Road in Lutherville: Rescue Box 30-20
January 24, 2012 - At approximately 3:10pm, Station 30 was alerted to respond to the report of a motor vehicle accident with rescue on Dulaney Valley Road at Ivy Church Road and the Baltimore County Police Pistol Range in Lutherville. Squad 303 and Engine 307 immediately responded and while en route, Division Chief 5 (DC5) was first to arrive on scene and advised a multi-vehicle accident with various patients, including one critically injured heavily entrapped. DC5 established command and immediately requested additional medical resources to the scene along with a Maryland State Police medevac. Squad 303 and Engine 307 arrived moments later and initiated rescue group operations. Squad 303's crew, with assistance from Tower 17, immediately stabilized the vehicle and extricated the patient by removing the roof along with the driver's side door. As the patient was heavily entrapped, the patient was extricated in approximately 20 minutes and was then packaged and transported to a local trauma center by medevac. Three other patients involved in the accident were also evaluated and transported to local hospitals for evaluation. The accident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Department. Crews remained on scene for approximately 1 hour.