Pearl River Ambulance

Fire Standby

Friday, May 3, 2013  The Pearl River Ambulance dispatched 2 ambulances to the scene or a structure fire on Orangeburg Road. The fire was quickly extinguished by Pearl River FD.Two parties were transported to Westchester Medical Center as a result of the blaze. On scene units included Pearl River EMS, Medic 21, Orangetown PD, Pearl River, Nanuet, Orangeburg, Sparkill & Blauvelt FD Units. Orangeburg road was closed to traffic for about one hour during the incident.



Cyclist Stuck

Saturday, March 30, 2013  A cyclist was struck by a motor vehicle at the intersection of S Middletown & Henry Street. The cyclist was fully immobilized and stabilized prior to transport to a local hospital. On scene units included Pearl River Ambulance, Medic 21, and Orangtown P.D. S Middletown Road was closed to traffic during the incident. Police are investigating



4 Car MVA

Tuesday, March 26, 2013  Pearl River Ambulance was dispatched to a MVA involving four cars just north of the Washington Avenue 304 Intersection. The  4 vehicles traveling southbound on Route 304 had a chain reaction crash just before the Traffic Signal. One party was transported to a local area hospital as a result of the incident. On scene units also included Medic 21,  Orangetown P.D. an several tow trucks. Route 304 was restricted to one lane during the incident. Police are investigating.



Fire Standby

Monday, March 25, 2013  Pearl RIver Emergency Servces were dispatched to the corner of Blauvelt and North Middletown Road for a structure fire early this morning. No injuries wrer reported.Onscene units included Pearl River Ambulance, Pearl River FD and Orangetown P.D.



MVA- Rollover

Sunday, March 24, 2013  Pearl River Emergency services were dipatched to an MVA rollover on Pearce Parkway early this morning. A car traveling eastbound swerved to aviosd an object in the roadway and flipped into its side. The occupant was entrapped in the vehicle until rescuers arrived. Onscene untis included Pearl Rive Ambulance, Pearl River F.D. and Orangetown P.D.



MVA - N Middletown Road

Tuesday, March 19, 2013  Two parties were transported to a local area hospital by Pearl River Ambulance as the result of a MVA. The crash occurred at the intersection of N. Middletown Road & Brightwood Avenue. Traffic was restricted to one lane as a result of the incident. ON scene units included Pearl River Ambulance and Orangetown P.D., Police are investigating the cause..  



St. Patricks Day Parade

Sunday, March 17, 2013  EMS units, from Rockland and Bergen Counties were required to provide medical coverage for the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade held in Pearl River. The  crowd size was estimated at 80,000 and lined the parade route from Pfizer parking lot to the train station. Pearl River Ambulance activated a NIMS compliant MCI Plan that pre positioned EMS Units at various stations along the parade route. 12 ems calls were reported to the command center and 7 persons were transported to local hospitals during the parade. EMS Units responding included 3 Pearl River Ambulances and 2 Pearl River ERV units,2 SOAC Ambulances,  Ramapo Valley Ambulance, 2 Spring Hill Ambulances, and Ambulances from Nyack, Sloatsburg, Northvale,Faist, Congers, , Triboro, Old Tappan, Rivervale, 2 Medic 21 Units  The members of Pearl River Ambulance would like to take this opportunity to express their gratitude to all the EMS personnel attending the event. And to the EMS organizations that sent representatives to the parade while also providing ambulance coverage for their individual communities



Structure Fire Standby

Friday, March 8, 2013  Pearl River Emergency Services responded to a structure fire at the intersection of South Middletown Road and Henry Street. The electrical fire was quickly contained by Pearl River FD. One party was transported to a local hospital suffering from smoke inhalation. On scene units included Pearl River Ambulance, Medic 21, Orangetown P.D. Pearl River, Orangeburg & Nanuet Fire Depts.



Car vs Maple Tree

Wednesday, March 6, 2013  Two parties were transported to a local hospital as the result of a head on encounter with a Maple Tree.  The Pearl River Ambulance was dispatched to the intersection of Orangeburg Road & Lois Drive for a minor traffic accident. Upon arrival the crew immediately stabilized and immobilized the injured parties due to the mechanism of injury. Medic 21 and Orangetown P.D. units were also on scene. Police are investigating the cause of the crash. 



Its a Boy

Saturday, March 2, 2013  Pearl River Ambulance, Medic 5 and Nyack Ambulance members delivered a baby boy in The Nyack Hospital parking lot today. A cab driver tried to get the mother & father to the ER for the delivery but the stork beat them to the entrance. The crew members were just leaving the ER when the Cab pulled in and the driver asked for help.The baby arrived in the back seat of the cab and entered the Hospital a few minutes later.



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