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Jaws Used for Door Pop in Whitman Two-Car MVA

By PAT TRAVERS, Senior Correspondent | December 21, 2020 | MASSACHUSETTS

Story No. 122220100

Whitman, MA - Around 8:30 A.M. on the morning of Monday, December 21, 2020, the Whitman Fire Department responded to the intersection of Harvard Street at Auburn Street (Route-14) for a reported motor vehicle accident. Engine-243, Ambulance-249 and Car-3 responded.

Companies arrived to find a two-car accident with two victims. Ambulance-247 was requested to respond to the scene. Car-3 reported that the Jaws would be put into use for one of the vehicles.

Firefighters utilized Engine-243's hydraulic cutters and spreaders to pop the driver's door to extricate the victim. Victims were transported to the Brockton Hospital and South Shore Hospital.

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