This evening shortly before 7PM, Company 11 was alerted for the ATV 11 to assist company 8 (Boonsboro – Rohrersville) and 69 (Boonsboro EMS) with an Injured Person on the Appalachian Trail between Gapland Park and the Ed Garvey Shelter.
Support 11-7 w/ ATV 11 responded with 4 personnel. Support 11-7w/ ATV 11 arrived in the area of the 6500 block of Rohrersville Rd (Rt67) and where ATV 11 proceeded up along the powerlines to access the trail. ATV 11 (Capt Payne) arrived to find a young adult awake and oriented suffering from a head injury.
Gator 8 (Boonsboro – Rohrersville) arrived moments later and entered along the same path as ATV 11. Once on scene due to its patient transport capabilities, Capt 11 and Gator 8s crew (Deputy Chief 8, Capt 8) loaded the patient onto Gator 8 and along with ATV 11 transported the patient out to Medic 69-1 (Boonsboro EMS) at Support 11-7s location.
Having the patient in care of EMS, all other units went available including Support 11-7 & ATV 11.