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Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service Metro Bus MCI

he accident was classified the crash as a mass casualty incident because of the number of people on the bus per Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service (MCFRS) spokesperson Pete Piringer. He said about 15 people were on the bus.

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MCI Metro Bus Extrication

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The accident was classified the crash as a mass casualty incident because of the number of people on the bus per  Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service (MCFRS) spokesperson Pete Piringer. He said about 15 people were on the bus. The driver was trapped after the collision and transported to a local hospital in life-threatening condition, according to Metro. He was later upgraded to stable condition. Eleven others were transported to local hospitals with minor nonlife-threatening injuries.

 

You can read more about this incident on the Washington Post. A special thanks to Fire Photographer Trevor James for allowing us to use his photos.

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Burtonsville Volunteer Fire Department Heavy Rescue

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Burtonsville Volunteer Fire Department Heavy Rescue

 

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Northern Lebanon Fire and Emergency Services Heavy Walk-In Rescue

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Northern Lebanon Fire and Emergency Services Heavy Walk-In Rescue

• Detroit™ DD13® 525 hp engine
• Allison® 4500EVS transmission
• Onan Generator 30kW generator
• (2) Hannay cord reels
• 22-inch extended bumper
• Warn® 9,000 lb. winch
• Warn® 15,000 lb. fixed front winch
• Rear wall walk-through cab
• (6) cylinder 6000psi cascade with interior fill station
• HiViz visor lighting
• Whelen® warning and scene lighting
• Seating Capacity of 10 (6 in cab, 4 in body)

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Harmonville Fire Company No.1 Rescue 44

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Harmonville Fire Company No.1 Rescue 44

  • Year/Make/Model: 2020 Pierce® Enforcer™
  • Type of truck: Non-Walk-In Heavy-Duty Rescue
  • Designation: RESCUE 44
  • Engine: Detroit™ DDC13® 525 hp Engine
  • Transmission: Allison 4500EVS
  • Pump: Hale® CBP 250 GPM, Single Stage, PTO pump
  • Water tank size: 300-gallon water tank
  • Generator: Harrison 15kW generator

 

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