Motor Vehicle Accident on Route 11
By Fire Driver Matthew Kroeger
February 15, 2023

On Wednesday February 15th, 2023 at 1422, Potsdam Fire, Potsdam Rescue and Car 10 were dispatched for a motor vehicle accident at mile marker 1403 on Route 11 between KFC and Walmart. At 1423 Engine 49 responded chauffeured by Fire Driver M. Kroeger with one member on board. Upon Engine 49's arrival at 1430 Assistant Chief Bradish and Assistant Chief McGregor were on scene and taking command. Chief McGregor advised Potsdam Rescue there was one possible patient. Both vehicles were damaged to the point where they could not be driven from the scene. Members assisted with traffic control and left Route 11 open to traffic. Both vehicles were cleared from the side of the road. Potsdam Fire was back in service at 1527.