Incident Name: Elk Hills Road Incident
Incident Time: 2:18:00 p.m.
Incident Date: 10-10-2016
Incident Location:

South of Brite Road on Elk Hills Road

Incident Type: Technical Rescue
Resources Used:

Engines 25, 21; Truck 21

Personnel: 10

Kern County, CA

At 2:18 this afternoon the Kern County Fire Department was dispatched to a vehicle accident involving a vehicle off the roadway and about two hundred feet downhill. The vehicle was located about 5 miles South of Brite Road on Elk Hills Road. Two adult males were in the vehicle, one walked assisted up the hill side. The second patient was extracted from the vehicle and placed in a Stokes Litter. A rope system assisted the firefighters and Elk Hills employees moved the litter up to the roadway.

Both patients were transported by ambulance to Kern Medical Center. One patient was listed with minor injuries, the other with moderate injuries.  

Assisting Agencies: CHP, Hall Ambulance





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