Tag Archives: MVAs

Motor Vehicle Accidents

Two Motor Vehicle Accidents

Early morning CDS was dispatched to attend to two separate accidents in San Salvador.  The first one was at 6:15 am near Calle 5 de Noviembre y final Calle Concepción. 42yo José Naval was injured when his motorcycle crashed into another vehicle.  He was immediately secured, packaged and transported to the Seguro Social hospital in Colonia Amatepec.

CDS first responders attending to the motorcycle accident.

CDS first responders were again dispatched to Alameda Juan Pablo II y la 18ª. Avenida Norte and offered first aid to 20yo Luis Tejada whose car was struck by another driver causing his car to roll. The driver fled the scene. This dispatch happened at 9am.

Comandos de Salvamento assists Luis Tejada, driver of the vehicle that was struck along the Alameda Juan Pablo II and la 18a. Avenida Norte en San Salvador.

MVA and subsequent Extrication

The CDS Extrication Team took 20 minutes to extricate a military employee after he lost control of his car and crashing into an electrical post along ejército blvd.

24yo Erick Francisco Escalante, lost control at km marker 3.5 due to a slick road and became trapped in his car. Hydraulic jaws of life among other manual extrication equipment was utilized.

He was secured, packaged, and transported to the local military hospital.

Militar sufre accidente de tránsito, su estado delicado.

2 MVAs in San Salvador

CDS attended to patients involved in two separate MVAs in San Salvador. One of the scenes included three vehicles and patients were  treated on scene with some physical ailments and critical incident stress. The MVA took place at the end of constitution Blvd near reondel integración.

The other MVA was along  Monseñor Óscar Arnulfo Romero road 21 yo José Santiago Díaz was offered first aid on scene.

(Texto y fotos de Comandos de Salvamento)