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Buffalo Grove (IL) police and fire responded to a two-car crash in front of 194 Bernard Drive Saturday morning (5/27/17). Arriving units found one car on it’s side with the driver still inside. While a firefighter/paramedic was inside the car with the patient, others cleared the glass panels before cutting the passenger side posts and folding the car’s roof down onto the ground. The driver was removed and transported to a hospital. The other vehicle’s driver was unharmed. Arlington Heights Engine 4, Buffalo Grove Tower 25, Ambulance 25, and Battalion 4 were at the scene.
Buffalo Grove (IL) police and firefighters were called to southbound Buffalo Grove Road at Lake Cook Road for a rollover accident Monday (9/5/16) around 12:20PM. Police officers arrived first and reported an SUV on it’s side with a responsive driver that was unable to exit the vehicle. Firefighters arrived and had to extricate the victim who was pinned in by the steering column.
The patient was transported to the hospital with minor injuries.