Easter Afternoon Rescue on 422
By RFD Watchdesk
April 21, 2019

Easter afternoon traffic on 422 was slowed due to a multi-vehicle accident requiring extrication. Rescue 98 along with Black Rock Volunteer Fire Company and EMS units from MICU 83 and Trappe EMS were alerted to milemarker 182.8 eastbound just before 2:30pm. Units arrived to find a multi-vehicle accident off the roadway with two vehicles suffering heavy damage. One of the vehicles required rescue tools to be deployed to allow for extrication of one of the occupants. Both occupants were transported by Trappe EMS with MICU 83-2 assisting with extrication and patient care. The incident is under investigation by Pennsylvania State Police.

Units: Fire Division: Rescue 98, Utility 98, Chief 98 -- EMS Division: MICU 83-2
Mutual Aid: Black Rock Volunteer Fire Company: Squad 99 -- Trappe EMS: 324-1 & 324-12 -- Pennsylvania State Police & Upper Providence Township Police Department