At 2:28 PM on Tuesday, Smethport & Port Allegany Fire Rescue with Smethport and Port Allegany Ambulances dispatched to a 2 vehicle head on accident on Rt. 6 just East of the Jane Ware Road in Keating Township. Report 3 patients with heavy entrapment in both vehicles.
ROUTE 6 CLOSED BETWEEN EAST SMETHPORT AND PORT ALLEGANY.
Norwich Township dispatched to assist at a landing zone at the annex off Rt. 46 North.
Port Allegany Fire Dept. set up landing zone at Upper Grimes landing zone.
2:58 PM--Extrication complete in both vehicles.
Smethport Fire Department Inc.
1 hr ·
SFD dispatched just before 2:30pm for a 2 vehicle MVA with injuries and entrapment/confinement. Chief 210 had command and requested Port Allegany FD to be dispatched also for rescue. Priority Care Ambulance and Port Allegany Ambulance transported patients to landing zones where medical helicopters transported patients to Trauma Centers. SFD, PAFD, and Norwich Township VFD established landing zones. Also on scene was PSP, McKeirnan's towing, Medic 6, and Smethport PD. PennDOT shut down route 6 along with Station 2 and 3 fire police. Chief 2 took command and remained on scene with PSP. Thank you to all that helped and assisted.