Entrapment (Arlington)

About an hour ago, Arlington FD Quint 6, Engine 15, Battalion 2, and Arlington EMS responded to a person trapped under a car at a house in south Arlington near Juan Seguin HS. The patient has been extricated from under the vehicle. Arlington EMS transported to JPS, trauma alert.

Update from AFD: On January 14, 2016 at 1455 hours, E15 was dispatched for a reported injured person in the 6900 block of Raven Meadow Drive.
The events leading up to the incident are unclear at this time, but early reports are that children coming home from school heard screaming from inside a residential garage. Arlington Fire and Police units arrived to find that an elderly female was pinned between her vehicle and a structural member in her garage. Additional resources including Battalion 2 and Quint 6 were sent as part of an extrication response. The patient was extricated within 7 minutes of Quint 6’s arrival. The patient was alert at the time of transport to JPS by Arlington EMS.