On the late afternoon of Wednesday August 28,2013 the Port Jefferson Fire Department & Port Jefferson Ambulance Corp were called to a motor vehicle accident with injuries and multiple vehicles involved. The location was 75 North Country Road, in front of John T. Mather Memorial Hospital.Upon arrival of Suffolk County Police Department, it was determined that Fire & EMS units were required at the scene. Shortly after notification to Suffolk County Police Department, Port Jefferson Fire Department & Port Jefferson Volunteer Ambulance responded. Under the command of Port Jefferson Fire Department 1st Assistant Chief Dave Williams, firefighters secured all vehicles involved while EMS personnel from Port Jefferson Volunteer Ambulance Corp rendered care to the injured victims Suffolk County Police Department along with Port Jeff Fire Police units restricted traffic flow in the east and westbound lanes of North Country Road. All victims were transported to local hospitals for treatment.
August 30, 2013