Car vs Pole
By 1st Assistant Chief Mike Devito
February 12, 2020

At approximately 11:30pm Tuesday night, South Salem Firefighters were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident with unknown injuries, in the area of 1156 Route 35. NYSEG was immediately requested upon arrival due to a pole being snapped and multiple wires down.

Lewisboro VAC 67-11 evaluated a single patient a determined they were not injured.

Firefighters remained on scene for about 90 minutes providing traffic control while NYSEG removed the low hanging wires above Route 35.

Units: Car-2451, 2452, 2453, Engine 166, Rescue 21 and Utility 79.
Mutual Aid: LVAC 67-11, New York Sate Police