The training led to what the Ohio Department of Transportation's emergency operations coordinator described as the most efficiently handled crash he's seen in a three-decade career: a traffic crash requiring a medical helicopter that closed the interstate for only 20 minutes.
The Columbus Division of Fire's EMS and Safety Day kicked off EMS Week, a national awareness effort designed to tune communities into the challenges that their emergency medical-service workers face. Above all, they'd like Columbus-area residents to learn how to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation
People were warned to boil water as a precaution after a broken 36-inch main swamped an Akron neighborhood, submerging cars, trapping residents and washing away foundations.
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