06/02/12 65 W, 1 I - + 3 - 2 Aftermath of Extended Extrication


Overturned tractor-trailer truck in Johnston County, on ramp from westbound Highway 70 Bypass to southbound Interstate 40. Driver extricated after just under two hours. Garner Fire Department (E1, E4, R1, BC), Cleveland FD (E2, E5, T1, Chief), 50-210 EMS (ambulance), Johnston EMS (car), Wake EMS (EMS 19,  D1, M93, MD1). Plus heavy lifting by Ivey's. See photos by Legeros. Click to enlarge:
 





Since responders came from two counties, I’m curious: What radio channel did they use?
rfburns - 06/02/12 - 14:44

Each county used their respective channels, and a patch was established between the two. That’s the common method for cross-county communications.
Legeros - 06/02/12 - 16:42

Johnston County would be on Viper FE

Wake County would be on JC911
Doc (Email) - 06/02/12 - 17:49

EMS 19 was the unit

Wonder how many personal total there from the two counties. Looks like an excellent job by both sides!!
ncems - 06/03/12 - 00:48

If my numbers are correct there should have been about 28 total.
CVFD - 06/04/12 - 10:25

Medic 1 was the johnston county ems car that responded. It’s a shift supervisor for JCEMS
BW - 06/04/12 - 11:56



  
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