MVAs continue to increase this month and this last Friday there was a Multi Casualty Incident that involved 10 people with various levels of injuries. A semi truck traveling near the Gloria residence at the Integracion overpass ran into 6 other vehicles at high speed.
La noche del viernes un aparatoso accidente dejó cerca de diez personas con serias lesiones, cuando un camión sufrió desperfectos mecánicos cuando transitaba sobre la carretera que de la residencial La Gloria lleva al Redondel Integración, llevándose 6 automotores más.
The following patients were attended to: Daniela Elizabeth Quintanilla, de 19, Keny Josué Morales, de 26, Héctor Rodolfo Guerrero, de 19, Edwin Ricardo Mendoza, de 20, Blanca García, de 9, José García, de , Marlene Elizabeth, de 30 and Yeanka Alejandra, de 9. All were transported to Hospital Zacamil.
Every year Comandos de Salvamento recognizes not only its thousands of members volunteer base, but also fellow institutions and individuals that contribute to the Comandos Mission Statement of helping the community. Our EMS responders seek to help others in a country where violence is the main meal of the day and is the norm.
Certificates were handed out to new volunteers that recently passed the Pre-Hospital Care and High Angke Rescue Workshops. They are now formal members of Comandos de Salvamento. Film makers, journalists, supportive business companies were also given formal recognition and honors.
Two DOAs were supported this Monday night at Blvd Federal de Alemania y la Calle los Naranjos in San Salvador. The Accident involved 8 other survivors in the same vehicle that crashed into an electrical pole.
DOAs were 21yo Javier Rosales, and 18yo Ulises Alvarado. The injured were Jefferson Edenilson Ruiz, Bryan José Alberto Ruiz, Josué Isaías Contreras, Andrés Alexis Segura, Yaneth Segura. They were all transported to Hospital Rosales and Benjamín Bloom.
Other patients like Godofredo Ayala, Consuelo Josefina, Emely Rosales y Henry Hernández, were attended to at the scene of the accident.
Comandos affiliate base from Quetzaltepeque attended to three injured patients along km25 along the Panamerican Highway at the San Juan Opico overpass.
The mechanism of injury for all three patients was a rear end collision caused by another vehicle. They were thrown many meters into the air. The injured were 27yo Ana Delmy Menéndez de Tadeo, 29yo Douglas Tadeo, and yo Ana Elizabeth Tadeo.
All three were immediately secured and transport d to higher level of care.
ACCIDENT at the CARRIL SITRAMSS
Comandos de Salvamento assisted two other victims of a motorcycle accident near the MOLSA factory in East en San Salvador. Oscar Pompilio González of 64years, was ran over by 48yo Manuel de Jesús Moreno. Both sustained injuries and were immediately transported to the Social Security Hospital.