COLDSTREAM RD & MERLIN ROAD ACCIDENT
 
By Deputy Chief Chuck Fields
August 4, 2017
 

This accident occurred at 1:21 this afternoon at Coldstream Rd & Merlin Rd in East Pikeland Twp. Responding were; Kimberton (61) Fire and Spring City (82A) Ambulance. Within two (2) minutes Deputy Chief Fields was on the scene and took command. A second Ambulance was requested bringing an Ambulance from Royersford who was just leaving the Phoenixville Hospital. Kimberton EMT's began care of both injured drivers and eventually worked with ambulance crews until they were loaded into the ambulance for transport. Both drivers went to Phoenixville Hospital. Afterwards firefighters swept the roadway and cleaned up fluids from the street. Crews also closed down Coldstream Road for about 45 minutes. Units cleared by 2 PM.

 
Units: Rescue 61 & Deputy 61
 
Mutual Aid: MICU 83 & M-325-1
 
Kimberton EMT Ashley Marchetti begins care of the driver of the Acura.
Kimberton EMT Ashley Marchetti begins care of the driver of the Acura.
 
Kimberton Firefighter Bonsall evaluates the driver of the gray Ford.
Kimberton Firefighter Bonsall evaluates the driver of the gray Ford.
 
 
Both ambulances sit waiting for their patients
Both ambulances sit waiting for their patients