ST 221 & 222 WERE ALERTED FOR A REPORTED MVC (HIGH SPEED W/ EJECTION AND HAZARDS). 221 SQUAD ARRIVED ON SCENE FINDING PITTSBURGH PD AND PHPD ON SCENE, ARB COMMAND WAS ESTABLISHED AND CREWS FOUND A MALE ON THE GROUND WHO HAD BEEN EJECTED AND WAS UNCONSCIOUS IN CRITICAL CONDITION. SQUAD CREW STARTED BLS CARE AND LIGHTING WAS SET UP. PH ALS UNIT ALONG WITH FORBES 952 ARRIVED ON SCENE AND TOOK OVER CARE OF PATIENT. 222 RESCUE ARRIVED ON SCENE AND WAS ASSIGNED TO HANDLE CHECKING VEHICLE HAZARDS AND STATUS OF WIRES AND TRANSFORMER WHICH ALSO WERE DOWN RESULT OF ACCIDENT. SQUAD CREW USED THERMAL IMAGING CAMERA TO CONFIRM NO OTHER PASSENGERS HAD BE EJECTED FORM VEHICLE. PHPD SECURED SCENE AND TRAFFIC CONTROL. THE PATIENT WAS TRANSPORTED TO TRAUMA CENTER. 221 SQUAD AND 222 RESCUE REMAINED ON SCENE TO ASSIST WITH LIGHTING FOR ACCIDENT RECONSTRUCTION UNIT FROM PHPD. DUQUESNE LIGHT ARRIVED ON SCENE AND SECURED POWER LINES AND TRANSFORMER CLEAN UP. WRECKER SERVICE ARRIVED TO REMOVE THE VEHICLE and FD CREWS ASSISTED IN CLEANING UP ROAD DEBRIS TILL PENDOT ARRIVED WITH STREET SWEEPER. ONCE PHPD FINISHED INVESTIGATION UNITS FROM 221 AND 222 WERE RELEASED AND RETURNED TO SERVICE W/O INCIDENT.

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