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Club Manor Fatality

Photos by Michael Cossey

30 September 2006 MVA
Maumelle firefighters were dispatched shortly before 4 a.m. Saturday, September 30 for a report of a vehicle accident involving a tree near 27 Club Manor Drive. Upon arrival, they found a passenger car with heavy damage and the driver entrapped inside.

30 September 2006 MVA

Members of Engine 1-C Shift and Maumelle volunteer firefighters freed the driver from the wreckage using hydraulic rescue tools -- commonly referred to as the "Jaws of Life." However, the patient was pronounced dead on the scene.

30 September 2006 MVA

Firefighters respond to a growing number of traffic accidents each year. In 2001, that number was 28 for the year. In 2006, the fire department handled 73 accidents -- including seven where occupants were trapped inside.

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