|By Past Fire Chief Allen Beiler|
|December 31, 2020|
The last day of 2020 offered up a unique extrication situation.
At 1617 hrs Elverson/ Honey Brook Area EMS Amb 189, medic 93 and Honey Brook Fire
Responding fire units HBFC Rescue 33, Engine 33-1, and Squad 33 were advised that a homeowner, in the process of a home improvement project, ￼ had accidently nailed his finger to the wall while 4 feet in the air on a ladder.
Crews evaluated the situation, secured and supported the subject’s arm and sawed a section of wood to free the subject. He was transported by EMS to a local hospital.