Article Submitted by Engineer/EMT Chris Shaffer
Sunday, April 1, 2012
Crews Respond to Motorcycle Down
On March 30, 2012, at 11:15 AM, Engine 526 was dispatched to Highway 93, mile marker 110 for a reported motor vehicle accident involving a motorcycle. Unit arrived on scene and found 1 patient laying on the ground with severe road rash and lacerations. Crew assessed the patient and bandaged the wounds. patient was packaged and flown to Las Vegas by Careflight. Traffic on Highway 93 was stopped for approx. 1 and a half hours.