On Thursday, May 10, 2018, at 07:58, Station 55 was dispatched to the report of an MVA with injuries on southbound Rt. 222 between Rt. 183 and the Spring Ridge exit.
Upon arrival the Engine 55 crew found that a southbound Ford Flat Bed pick-up truck had rear ended a Nissan Sentra. Both vehicles were out of traffic. Northern Berks Medical Services were already on scene and were followed shortly thereafter by Temple Rescue 11. There were no injuries.
Fire crews removed the crash debris from the roadway while Bern Township Fire Police directed traffic around the scene. Traffic control continued until both vehicles could be removed. The scene was cleared sometime after 09:00 and responding crews returned to their respective stations.
The accident is being investigated by the Bern Township Police.
Those responding for the GFC were:
Chief Brian Fisher
FF Dylan Noll
Fire Police Patrolman Donny Sando
Photographer Steve Spies