PARSIPPANY — On Thursday, April 5 at 7:00 p.m. the Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Department responded to Old Bloomfield Avenue, under the Route 80 overpass on a report of a vehicle rolled over, with the drive trapped inside the vehicle.
Members of Parsippany-Troy Hills Volunteer Fire District 5 were dispatched to the scene. Upon arrival, Engine 51 confirmed a single car motor vehicle accident with one vehicle on its side on a hill with one individual trapped in the vehicle.
Stabilization of the vehicle began in conjunction with assessment of the party trapped in the vehicle. Crews from Engine 51, Squad 5, and Ladder 5 conducted stabilization, victim assessment and stabilization, precautionary line placement, and victim removal.
Once removed, the driver of the vehicle was turned over to the Parsippany’s Rockaway Neck Volunteer First Aid Squad, who transported the victim to St. Clare’s Hospital.
Also on scene were Montville Township Police Department and Parsippany Rescue and Recovery Unit.