Islip Fire Department

MVA with Overturn on Sunrise Highway


Friday, June 22, 2012 On the afternoon of Friday June 22nd 2012 the Islip FD was activated for an MVA with overturn on the Westbound Sunrise Highway Express Portion just prior to Route-111. Ambulance 3-4-6 was the first to arrive confirming an SUV that overturned but self uprighted itself with negative entrapment. Islip units secured the vehicle and controlled traffic while the ambulance crew treated the driver who sustained non-life threatening injuries. Islip units were under the command of 1st Assistant Chief Paolicelli. (Photos By Jared Gunst) JG