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Injuries Reported With Accident In Slinger

The Slinger Fire Department has released more information regarding an accident. 



Incident Commander: Captain Greg Bayer

Published by: Firefighter Dan Croft


On Sunday, November 12 at 3:38 p.m., Slinger Fire Department and Lifestar EMS were dispatched to the area of State Highway 60, at I-41 for a multi-vehicle injury crash. Dispatch advised there were several patients and at least one required extrication from their vehicle. Additional ambulances responded to the scene.

Upon arrival, SFD Engine Companies extricated one patient due to the severe vehicle damage and patient injuries. Crews continued efforts to treat and remove the other injured party from their vehicle. Additionally, crews assessed for vehicle hazards and cleared fluid/debris from the road. All occupants were transported to the appropriate hospital for treatment and the roadway was reopened around 4:30 p.m.

Agencies who assisted on the scene were the Jackson Fire Department, Slinger Police Department and Washington County Sheriff's Office. 

No further information is available at this time. This incident will be investigated by the Slinger Police Department.