Friday evening (9/1/17) within 90 minutes Penn Fire responded to 3 serious crashes on the St Joe Valley Parkway westbound between Elm and SR 331.
The second and third crashes were a result of the first with the third crash being the most serious with 3 injured, 6 vehicles involved and bringing the bypass to a complete halt for two hours.
Penn Fire was assisted by Mishawaka FD and South Bend Medics at the scene. The most serious patient was transported for a possible broken pelvis.
Units responding on the three different crashes included: Squad 13, Squad 14, Medic 13, Battalion 5, MFD Engine 1, MFD BC 1, SWCFT Squad 42, SBFD M1, SBFD M10.
PLEASE SLOW DOWN AND MOVE OVER FOR EMERGENCY RESPONDERS ON THE ROAD!