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ATV Accident with a Serious Injury in Washingtonville Fire District

By GARY HEARN, Correspondent | June 24, 2020 | NEW YORK

Story No. 062520102

Washingtonville, NY - At 1242 hours on June 24th, the Washingtonville Fire Department received a report of an ATV accident with an unconscious victim, on the old railroad bed in the vicinity of the Washingtonville DPW facility. Upon arrival fire department personnel assisted EMS with packaging and removing the victim from the woods. In addition, Washingtonville Firefighters established a landing zone at the Vern Allen Park. The victim was treated by Blooming Grove VAC and transported by helicopter, in serious condition, to Westchester County Medical Center. Washingtonville Fire Department Fire Police assisted with traffic control. The accident is under investigation by the Washingtonville Police Department.

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