Vehicle Accident – Wire Down – Beulah Rd – 20171021


Churchill Rescue was dispatched to a single vehicle accident on the Beulah Rd near the Westinghouse complex to assist policy with wires down across the road on October 21, 2017 at 00:59.

122 Rescue, Chief and Squad responded.  A sedan left the road and sheared a telephone pole and four lanes of traffic were blocked by wires.  Station 302 was called to assist with traffic control on the Lewin Lane side of the accident.

Churchill units remained on scene for approximately 1hour and 15 minutes to until Duquesne Light had removed the downed wires.   Then Churcill Firefighters were able to clear the remaining wires and pole from the roadway

Command:  122 Chief

Responding Units:  122 Chief, 122 Rescue, 122 Squad, 302 Rescue Engine, 302 Squad