Accident with Entrapment on Delaware Beach Coast

On Monday July 31, 2006, Sussex County (DE) Emergency Operations Center dispatched Bethany Beach (Station 70), Millville (Station 84) and Ocean City, MD Paramedic 4 to Coastal Highway and Layton Drive for a personal injury accident.

Deputy Chief Moore arrived to find two SUVs in a t-bone collision and one driver possibly trapped. The Delaware State Police medevac, Trooper 2, was requested as units began vehicle stabilization, extrication, and patient treatment.

Engine 70-6 extricated the patient and assisted EMS units on the scene while Engine secured the landing zone.

Trooper 2 transported the driver to Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury Maryland.