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Bristol Rd Vehicle Accident
updated: Jan 21, 2013, 8:26 PM

Source: Ventura Police Department

Incident Type: Vehicle Accident with injuries

Date/Time of Incident: January 21, 2013 / 15:40 hrs.

Incident Location: Bristol / Johnson Drive

Cause: Under investigation

Injuries: 2 adult males

Number of Personnel: 11

Fire Equipment: 2 Engines, 1 Truck Company, and 1 Command

Agencies Involved: Ventura City Fire, Ventura County Fire, and Ventura Police Department, AMR

Narrative: On the above date and time, the Ventura City Fire Department responded to a vehicle accident with a reported trapped victim. First arriving fire equipment reported two vehicles involved: one overturned delivery box truck, and one passenger vehicle. A 25-year-old male was trapped in the driver seat of the passenger vehicle; occupants in the box truck self-extricated themselves prior to Fire Department arrival.

Fire paramedics began treating the trapped victim; at the same time other crews worked to extricate him and control leaking gasoline from the overturned truck. Ventura Police Department provided traffic control and began investigating the cause of the accident. The trapped victim was extricated with specialized hydraulic tools and transported to Ventura County Medical Center by ambulance. The driver of the truck refused medical care.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation by the Ventura Police Department. No injuries were reported as a result of this incident.

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