The Nassau County Police Department reports the details of an Aided case that occurred at 10:16 am on Friday, May 8, 2020 in Searington.
According to Officers, a thirty-six year old male employee fell approximately 25 feet into a large foundation pit at a construction site located at 60 Shelter Rock Road. The Emergency Services Unit rescue team performed the extrication by utilizing a mechanical hauling system with ropes and a stokes basket. The aided was packaged into the stokes basket and hauled up the 25 feet safely in stable condition. The aided was transported to a local hospital for medical treatment of a head injury and further evaluation.
The Emergency Service Unit rescue team was comprised of six Police Officers under the direction of one Sergeant who worked together seamlessly to affect this successful rescue.
Details by: Sgt. Papa / ESU 05/08/2020/1445/7990