Training Impact - Cransville Overturned Tractor

In 2009, Cransville Fire Co was dispatched to rescue a teenage
boy that was trapped under an overturned tractor.
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Training Impact - Cransville Overturned Tractor

How did the Penn State ag rescue training help you manage this incident more effectively?

"The training gave us greater knowledge on rescue techniques for rescues other than the normal car accident."

How might this call have gone prior to your members taking the Penn State ag rescue training?

"I believe extrication time would have been greatly increased. Knowing the difference between trying to lift a car on asphalt and a tractor in the mud greatly improved our rescue operations."

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