Truck involved in accident with injuries on Route 77, Pembroke
Submitted by Howard B. Owens on September 12, 2012 - 9:27am
A motor vehicle accident with injuries has been reported on Route 77 in front of the T/A Travel Plaza.
A semi-truck is involved and the side-saddle gas tank is reportedly leaking.
Pembroke and Indian Falls fire departments dispatched.
UPDATE 9:29 a.m.: Akron Fire requested mutual aid with a pumper. Also, ambulances requested from Akron and Darien. All Mercy EMS ambulances are tied up on calls.
UPDATE 9:33 a.m.: Three patients. No entrapment. Hazmat situation with leaking diesel fuel. All available manpower from Corfu Fire Department requested to the scene.
UPDATE 9:39 a.m.: Fuel leak of 30 to 40 gallons is contained.
UPDATE 9:45 a.m.: Darien's ambulance can stand down.
UPDATE 10:01 a.m.: Patients being transported.
UPDATE 10:15 a.m.: All units back in service. Route 77 reopened. Two patients transported by Akron to Millard Suburban and one by Mercy EMS to Children's.