Agencies free person from underneath vehicle
Published 2:35 pm Monday, March 7, 2022
An individual was airlifted to Carolinas Medical Center Saturday morning after being extracted from underneath a vehicle.
West Stanly Fire Department and Stanly County EMS were dispatched to the 100-block of Carmel Drive at 11:10 a.m. in reference to an individual pinned under a vehicle, according to a West Stanly Fire Facebook post.
Bystanders were able to remove the individual from under the vehicle prior to West Stanly Engine 1 and Rescue 1’s arrival.
The West Stanly units immediately began providing patient care once on the scene. Midland Fire and Rescue was dispatched to set up a landing zone at Berea Baptist Church. Stanfield Police also assisted.