Serious injury accident at Lewiston and Albion roads, Oakfield
Submitted by Billie Owens on September 22, 2013 - 12:49pm
A two-car accident with serious injuries is reported at 6916 Lewiston Road at the corner of Albion Road. Oakfield Fire Department is responding along with two Mercy rigs. Mercy Flight is on ground standby. One victim is unresponsive.
UPDATE 1:51 p.m.: A responder says traffic control is needed and two Oakfield Fire Police are called. Mercy Flight is called to the scene, a junction known as Five Corners.
UPDATE 1:53 a.m.: The Mercy Flight landing zone will be the school.
UPDATE 1:54 p.m.: The Crash Management Team is called in.
UPDATE 1:57 p.m.: Another Mercy unit is called, non-emergency.
UPDATE 1:59 p.m.: The third Mercy unit is cancelled, back in service. Mercy Flight 5 out of Batavia has a three-minute ETA. The unresponsive patient is now conscious.
UPDATE 2:07 p.m.: Mercy Flight has landed.
UPDATE 2:17 p.m.: The Crash Management Team and investigator will not be needed. One ambulance is transporting a patient to Strong Memorial Hospital. The second one is taking a patient to the Mercy Flight landing zone at the school. The third ambulance was called back to the scene, emergency mode, where there are
two three remaining patients. One of them has facial injuries and shoulder pain.
UPDATE 2:23 p.m.: Mercy Flight is airborne and headed to Strong.
UPDATE 2:24 p.m.: The Oakfield Fire Department is back in service.
UPDATE 2:28 p.m.: Three "trauma patients" are being taken to UMMC.
UPDATE 2:42 p.m.: Bound for UMMC are: a 46-year-old female, who was wearing a selt belt, and complains of left hand pain; a 23-year-old male, who was unrestrained in the rear seat of the pickup truck involved and has a laceration on his chin and abrasions to his left chest area; and a 48-year-old male driver, who wore a selt belt, and complains of pain in his lower abdomen.
UPDATE 3:04 p.m.: The Oakfield assignment is back in service.