Morning MVA Brings Down Pole on Nazareth Pike
By Hecktown Fire Company
January 8, 2019

The HVFCo, Vigilance Hose (Nazareth Borough), and Bethlehem Township EMS were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident involving 1 vehicle vs a pole in the 800 block of Nazareth Pike at 0911. 5358 (J. Cortright) arrived on scene and confirmed the dispatch of a 1 vehicle MVA with a pole hanging by wires and one party to be treated. After striking the pole, the vehicle came to rest approximately 200 feet off the road in a field. Command 5344 (Chief Seip), Rescue 5341 (Gable), and Rescue 5041 responded and assisted with scene safety and traffic control while EMS 17 provided patient care.

Units: Rescue 5341, Command 5344
Mutual Aid: Rescue 5041, EMS 17