The Wyandanch Fire Company and Wyandanch-Wheatley Heights Ambulance Corps were alerted for an MVA with reported entrapment on Straight Path between New and State Avenues about 2300 on March 29, 2024. A subcompact SUV collided with a compact car trapping the driver of the compact. Chief of Department Brown, Quint 1-10-4, Rescue Engine 1-10-7, and Engine 1-10-1 responded. Wyandanch-Wheatley Heights Ambulance responded with multiple units. The crew from 1-10-4 put spreaders and cutters into operation to remove the driver’s side door and had the driver extricated in about 15 minutes. Both drivers were transported to Good Samaritan University Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

– Fire News photos by Paul Mazza