At approximately 8:14 pm on Saturday November 11th the Union Hill Volunteer Fire Department, Union Hill Volunteer Ambulance Corps along with Wayne County Advanced Life Support Services Medic 82 we’re dispatched for the single car motor vehicle accident near the intersection of Lakeside Rd and Berg Rd. Upon arrival car 23-1 advised of heavy entrapment and requested additional rescue equipment from Ontario Fire Company.
Crews from both departments worked seamlessly in collaboration to free the occupant of the vehicle. Crews encountered many challenges due to the severity of the damage to the vehicle, but great teamwork and ingenuity prevailed.
The occupant is the vehicle was transported to a nearby hospital for further evaluation and the New York State Police are investigating the cause of the accident.
At the request of concerned family members we have removed photos that contain images of the vehicle involved.