Box Alarm and Reported Entrapment


Feb 9, 2016 – @1019hrs Eng 7-1 and Squad 7 responded to 306 Greenwood Ave for Smoke in a House, Box 5-04. Co.5 arrived and found a light haze of smoke on the basement division. Command 5 had everyone stage still it was confirmed a small electrical fire before releasing the box.

@1829hrs just as the snow storm was starting to end box 7-6 was struck for a MVA at the 9600blk LWE. Squad 7 w/5 and Eng 7-1 w/3 responded along with the Micu. Crews were advised of a single vehicle into a ditch unknown Injuries. Crews checked the area and found the car had already been removed and the box was placed in service.

@1926 not long after returning from the first accident Squad 7 w/4, Eng 7-1 w/3, and Eng 7-2 w/3 responded to the 9400 LWE for a MVA w/ possible entrapment. Squad 7/Captain 7 arrived to find 2 vehicles, roadway partially blocked and start assessing patients. Squad 7 confirmed negative entrapment and held it to them selves and EMS.