Extrication of Injured Worker from Dorm Roof
By WatchDesk
September 30, 2020

WAYNE, PA - On Tuesday, September 29th at 2:55 p.m., Radnor EMS was dispatched to Sparrowk Hall at Eastern University for an injured worker on the roof.

MICU 15 arrived on location, began treatment, and requested that the fire company be dispatched to assist in the removal of the worker. Chief 15, along with firefighters from Quint 15 and Rescue 15 arrived shortly thereafter and setup the aerial ladder and took a Stokes basket and rescue rope to the roof to the EMS crew.

Rescuers placed the victim in the basket and brought them down the ladder to the awaiting ambulance. The victim was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.