Rescue Extricates one on the Highway

Late afternoon on Thursday calls came in for a car into a tree on the extension ramp of Rt. 206 to Rt. 80 East, Car 51 and 52 arrived and requested medics and a helicopter on standby for 1 person trapped. Rescue 55 arrived and went to work with the jaws of life and removed the roof and steering wheel from the car to remove the person. Atlantic EMS and medics along with Atlantic Helicopter took the person to the hospital in serious condition. The NJ State Police and Mt. Olive Police assisted with traffic and the State Police will investigate the crash. Units returned to service within 2 hours.