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Added South Lockport's Hall 2 Dedication and Wolcottsville's Father's Day Chicken BBQ to the calendar.
Natural Gas Leak:
Miller Hose firefighters got dispatched to Budwey's on Lockport-Olcott Rd. for a reported 8" natural gas main that had been ruptured. Upon arrival command reported that the line was outside the building, crews were attempting to shut-down the line, notify Natural Fuel, and dispatch Olcott to assist in case evacuations were necessary. Crews kept monitoring conditions but evacuations weren't needed. Apparatus on scene: 11E2, 11E6, 11R9, 16E2, 16M6, and NCSD.
At approximately 9:30PM Bergholz and Tri-Community members got dispatched to the intersection of Walmore Rd. at Lockport Rd. for a reported bicyclist struck. Upon arrival patient was conscious but still down in roadway. Ambulance crew requested Mercy Flight due to a skull fracture. Mercy Flight 7 responded out of Buffalo and landed at the Niagara Falls Air Force Base. Unknown cause of accident. Apparatus on scene: 3E2, Tri-Commuity Unit 1, Tri-Community Medic 5, NCSD, and NFARS.
MVA w/Serious Injury:
At approximately 2:45PM Wendelville firefighters got alerted for an injury accident at Transit Rd. and Dunnigan Rd. reported to be a dump truck versus a car with serious injuries. Command stated extrication would be necessary, ALS requested by South Lockport, Mercy Flight to the North Buffalo Suburban Airport, and Transit Rd to be shut-down in both directions. Rapids was dispatched to assist with Landing Zone along with an EMS crew on stand-by. Mercy Flight 7 responded out of Buffalo and transported 1 patient to ECMC. Cause and amount of damage to vehicles is unknown. Apparatus on scene: 27E2, 27R9, 23R9, 19E2, 19R9A, NCSD, and NYSP.