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Vehicle Clobbers Pole and Shed in Shirley

By JOHN WALTHERS, Senior Correspondent | July 30, 2020 | NEW YORK

Story No. 080220110

Shirley, NY- On July 30th around 5:10 P.M., the Mastic FD was dispatched to a vehicle accident on Lawrence Rd., between Broadway and Hounslow Roads. On arrival, Chief Sunderman found the vehicle had struck a pole and a shed where it landed. First due units were 5-12-3 and 5-12-1, whose crews went right to work securing the vehicles. They were assisted by members from Rescue 10 who assisted in cleaning up debris and also cleaning up a heavy fluid spill. All occupants were checked by Mastic Ambulance and at least one person was taken to Long Island Community Hospital for additional treatment. PSEG LI was on scene to repair the downed pole.

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