Police, firefighters and paramedics from Lake Forest responded about 2:41 p.m. Tuesday, November 24, 2020 to a report of a rollover crash involving a garbage truck onto a person with entrapment at Sheridan Road and Ringwood Road in Lake Forest.
Fire command called for Ernie’s Towing to assist with extrication based on the report of the crash conditions. Firefighter/paramedics worked with extrication tools to free a person from a garbage cart — possibly a Cushman Haulster type vehicle. The victim’s legs were trapped under the equipment.
This afternoon at approximately 2:40PM the #Lakeforest Police and Fire Departments responded to a municipal vehicle rollover with the occupant pinned underneath the vehicle at the intersection of Sheridan & Ringwood. One person was transported from the scene. Now on @CapturedNews pic.twitter.com/3aBkmLKlFp
— NorthShore Updates (@UpdatesNorth) November 24, 2020
The victim was transported to Lake Forest Hospital.
Black ice was reported on roadways in the area.
The information in this article is an early report published before any summary information was confirmed or released by police or fire authorities.
DEVELOPING IF CONTENT IS AVAILABLE …
Stay informed with news from The Cardinal’s Emergencies Behind the Scenes Facebook page — Facebook.com/CardinalEmergencies. Includes links to favorite public safety and emergency rescuers and product manufacturers and safety companies that have facebook pages. Submit your pictures or just stay up-to-date on with fire, rescue, EMS and police photo galleries. Please add your public safety photo to the wall album — go direct to the Arlington Cardinal Emergencies Behind the Scenes photos. For a list of all of The Cardinal Facebook fan pages, go to Arlingtoncardinal.com/about/facebook …
Help fund The Cardinal Arlingtoncardinal.com/sponsor