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One Trauma Alerted After Collision on West Silver Springs Boulevard and North Pine Avenue

By OCALA FIRE RESCUE, Correspondent | May 21, 2020 | FLORIDA

Story No. 052120104

(OCALA, Fla.) May 21, 2020 – Ocala Fire Rescue (OFR) responded to reports of a motor vehicle accident near the intersection of West Silver Springs Boulevard and North Pine Avenue, at 12:46 p.m. OFR Engine 1, Rescue 1, Tower 1, and Battalion Chief 11 were dispatched to the call.

Crews arrived at the scene to find a motor vehicle accident involving two vehicles - a white sedan and a black pick-up truck. Crews assessed the scene and identified that the driver and sole occupant of the white sedan was in need of extrication. After stabilizing the sedan, firefighters gained access to the driver via the passenger’s side. The driver was extricated, and trauma alerted to the hospital.

None of the pick-up truck’s occupants needed transport.

Marion County Fire Rescue and the Ocala Police Department also responded.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.