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MVA with Entrapment and Medevac in Newburgh

By BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent | December 28, 2020 | NEW YORK

Story No. 122820104

Newburgh, NY - Cronomer Valley FD responded to a MVA with one subject trapped inside a vehicle on December 28, 2020 on Route 300, south of Jeanne Drive. Firefighters used hand tools and the Jaws of Life to free the trapped driver. Town of Newburgh EMS requested a Medevac to land in the rear of Gardnertown School. Cronomer Valley set up the landing zone after the driver was freed by firefighters. The injured subject was transported to the landing zone by Town of Newburgh EMS and transferred to Life Net who then went en route to Westchester Medical Center. The subject from the other vehicle involved was transported to Montefiore/St. Luke's Hospital. Town of Newburgh Police are investigating the cause.

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