UPDATED: BREAKING NEWS: Motor Vehicle Crash in Covington CountyMarty Bowden
Posted by: Marty Bowden
Date: Dec 17 2012 10:06 PM
Covington County, AL: Reports are coming in that there is a possible crash in Covigton County on Fink Mill Road. IF there IS a wreck, Florala Fire Department will be on scene as well as Florala EMS. When more information is available I will update. It is reported that LifeLight was dispatched,but was later cancelled.
UPDATED: It has been confirmed that there was a motor vehicle crash in Covington County on Fink's Mill Road. Florala Fire Department responded to the scene to find a log truck overturned. It is reported that there was heavy entrapment. Florala Fire Department's Extrication Tools were used along with Walton County's Extrication Tools and Opp Fire Department's airbags. The total extrication of the patient took approximately 1 1/2 hours.
Flat Iron Medical Helicopter from Fort Rucker flew to the scene to pick the patient up. Flat Iron responded to the scene and flew out with the patient and a Paramedic from Advanced EMS. Flat Iron did transport the patient to Flowers Hopsital in Dothan, AL. I will post pictures shortly when I receive them.