|Vehicle Accident Hwy 59/Taylor Rd.|
|By Asst Chief Joe Uselding|
|January 11, 2022|
At 4:41 AM on 1-11-22, WFD was dispatched to a report of a vehicle accident in the area of Hwy 59 and Taylor road. Upon arrival by units, 2 vehicles were found to be located in a field, South of hwy 59. 2 subjects were trapped in the pickup truck while all occupants were out of the SUV.
Mutual aid was requested for 2 paramedic units, one each from Milton and Janesville, along with an engine company from Lauderdale LaGrange. Flight for life was put on standby.
It took crews approximately 15 minutes to free the 2 occupants of the pickup truck. Both were taken to area hospitals for treatment, as well as the driver of the equinox. The cause of the accident is under investigation.
The WFD would like to thank the Janesville Fire Dept, Milton Fire Dept, Lauderdale LaGrange Fire Dept and Flight for Life for their assistance.
|Units:||1221, 1271, 1270, 1283, 1280|
|Mutual Aid:||Janesville Fire Dept, Milton Fire Dept, Lauderdale LaGrange Fire Dept, Flight for Life.|