Operations, Patient Care, Rescue & Vehicle Extrication

Dump Truck Falls on Sedan, Entraps Patient

Issue 10 and Volume 40.

A crew from the North Collier Fire Control and Rescue District in Naples, Fla., treat a male patient pinned in his vehicle. The driver’s car was broadsided and pushed off the road into a riverbed when a dump truck veered into oncoming traffic. The truck landed on top of the car’s front end, entrapping the patient, who remained conscious and able to communicate with responders. Read more about this rescue here.