One Car Rollover on Old Potsdam Parishville Road
By Fire Driver Mark Maroney
January 5, 2020

On Sunday, January 5th 2019 at 2249 hours, Potsdam Fire, Potsdam Rescue, and County Car 36 were dispatched to respond to the vicinity of 699 Old Potsdam Parishville Road for a one car roll over. At the time of call, Central Dispatch advised that power lines were down in the area and that the patient was not entrapped. At 2252 hours, Engine 80 (S. Corbett) responded followed shortly after by Rescue 14 (Ju. McGregor) and arrived on scene at 2257 hours.

On scene, firefighters found a Toyota Tacoma pick up truck on it's roof. Firefighters provided lighting to the scene and also provided traffic control in the area. National Grid responded and disconnected the power lines. The patient refused medical treatment by Potsdam Rescue. The accident was investigated by New York State Police. Potsdam Fire was in service at 0034 hours.

Units: Engine 80 (S. Corbett), Rescue 14 (Ju. McGregor)