MVC Rt50 West/Bucktown Rd
By Firefighter Kevin Carr
June 24, 2020

At 5:38AM the Volunteers of Rescue Fire Company Inc. were dispatched for A "Commercial Vehicle MVC" at Rt50 West/Bucktown Rd in Cambridge. Chief 1 arrived on location to find A 2 vehicle collision (Dump Truck V/S Tractor Trailer) and upgraded the Box to A Full Haz-mat Assignment (Active fuel leak). Crews made quick work of containing the fuel leak and cleaning up oil & debris from the road surface. Heavy Tow services were called in from Cambridge and Salisbury to haul away the wreckage. At 7:38AM command was terminated and all units were placed in service without incident (No one was transported to the hospital from this incident)
(15 volunteers from RFC responded to this incident).

Chief 1 (Command)
Chief 1-2 (Operations)
Rescue 1-1 (Support)
Haz-mat 1-1 (Haz-mat Team)
Engine 1-3 (Support)
Brush 1-1 (Support)

Units: Chief 1, Chief 1-2, Rescue 1-1, Haz-mat 1-1, Engine 1-3, Brush 1-1
Mutual Aid: MSP, DCEMS PM100 & 101 (Cambridge), SHA