Vehicle Into a Creek
By Kennett Fire Company
February 22, 2023

At 9:11pm on Wednesday, February 22, 2023, Kennett Fire Company, Longwood Fire Company, and Po-Mar-Lin Fire Company responded to an accident in the 200 block of West Hillendale Road in Kennett Township. Units arrived at the scene and reported a one-vehicle accident with the vehicle in a creek.

Firefighters entered the water to check the vehicle and confirmed that no fluids were leaking into the water. Apparatus provided lighting at the scene while tow operators from Blittersdorf's Towing removed the vehicle from the creek.

Two occupants of the vehicle were evaluated by EMS personnel and declined treatment. Kennett Fire Company's fire police closed West Hillendale Road between Chandler Mill Road and Scarlett Road for the duration of the incident.

All units cleared the scene just before 11:00pm.

Units: Assistant 24, Engine 24, Rescue 24, Tower 24, Utility 24, Fire Police 24
Mutual Aid: Longwood Fire Company, Po-Mar-Lin Fire Company