Category Archives: Extrications

Comandos de Salvamento and Airforce Ready for Semana Santa!

EMS pratical emergency simulation.

Con el objetivo de medir la capacidad de respuesta de los jóvenes socorristas y rescatistas de Comandos de Salvamento realizó un simulacro sobre la carretera Panamericana sobre el kilómetro 28 a la altura del desvío de San Juan Opico. A simulated accident took place so that Comandos de Salvamento and the FAS, Salvadoran Airforce could show and practice their skills before Holy Week.

An extrication was planned and they exercised practical knowledge of extrications and on scene first aid. This April 1st their skills will be put to the test since many accidents happen during Holy Week and CDS work will be documented under hashtag #yorespondo2018.

Más de 2 mil voluntarios prestarán auxilio a los turistas nacionales y extranjeros.
La capacidad de respuesta ha sido superada por los socorristas
Fuerza Aérea y Comandos de Salvamento unen esfuerzos para el auxilio de víctimas en accidentes graves.
Los conocimientos de atención son parte importante en los percances viales.
Comandos de Salvamentos listos para las vacaciones de Semana Santa.
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DOA Father and Son

AFather and Son passed away in an MVA along the Panamerican Highway above San Pedro Perulapán

Socorristas de Comandos de Salvamento, atienden accidente de tránsito que se registró esta mañana sobre la Carretera Panamericana a la altura del kilómetro 26 en las cercanías de San Pedro Perulapán, en el Departamento de Cuscatlán.

EMS from CDS attended an MVA along the Panamerican Highway at KM 26 near San Pedro Perulapan. A car with plates 549-265 was driven by 28 year old Francis Rigoberto Quezada when he lost control and crashed into the base of a tree. He and his year and a half old son Sebastian Alexander Torres, passed away while at the Cojutepeque national hospital due to traumatic injuries sustained.

 

The Comandos de Salvamento Urban rescue squad arrived along with national firefighters to recover and extricate Francis who was legally identified by medicina legal forensics present.

Conductor perdió el control del auto estrellándose contra árbol.
Francis Rigoberto Quezada, de 28 años y su hijo mueren en aparatoso accidente.
El menor fue ingresado al Hospital Nacional de Cojutepeque donde falleció a causa de los múltiples traumas.
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More MVAs

6 people injured in this motor vehicle accident.

Comandos de Salvamento ingreso a los lesionados.

CDS responded to a 6 patient MVA , and packaged and transported the patients to higher level of care. Injuries were various and complicated but all were stable. They were transported to Hospital Rosales.

Las víctimas del vuelco fueron llevadas al Hospital Rosales.

Another accident involved an extrication of a female and Jaws of Life was utilized.

Los automotores colisionaron sobre el Bulevar Venezuela dejando una persona atrapada.
La mujer fue auxiliada por los Comandos de Salvamento.
Después de su liberación fue ingresada a un centro asistencial.
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Another MVA

Attending EMS providers in the back of the ambulance.

2 people were injured during an MVA that took place along the highway to the international airport at the overpass of Santo Tomas. EMS providers intervened to assist the injured and transported them to local hospitals after rescuing them from their car that had fallen over a small embankment.

 

The injured reported, “imperfect mechanical problems,” as the cause of the accident.

El automotor cayó a una pequeña barranca
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