Incident #133 July 29th 2014. Company 8 was dispatched to the 7500 block of the Clearfield Curwensville Hwy for a multi vehicle motor vehicle accident with entrapment. Clearfield 911 reported an asphalt truck and a Ford Ranger collided causing the asphalt truck to overturn and strike two other vehicles. The truck spilled its contents and fuel on the roadway and over an embankment. The operator of the Ford Ranger had to be extricated by our rescue personnel. There were several other injuries on scene from the other vehicles involved. The roadway was shut down for approximately 5 hours while crews cleaned up the spill and debris from the accident. Mutual aid units from Lawrence Twp #1 and Hyde were requested to respond to assist at the scene. Chief 8 had command of the incident. Units operating on scene: Chief 8, Deputy 8, Rescue 8-1, Rescue 5, Engine Tanker 6, PennDot, PSP Clearfield, Fire Police from Curwensville, Clearfield and Lawrence Twp, Stat Medevac 9, Curwensville Ems and Clearfield Ems.
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