Traffic Accident I-40 WestBound near Old Mountain Rd
By Member Morgan McCoy
March 16, 2020

On Monday night roughly around 8:30 at night West Iredell Fire was dispatched to a traffic accident with injuries. Units arrived quickly to the scene. EMS arrived on the scene and accessed patients and made the decision on flight service, Med-Center Air was than dispatched with a 15 min ETA. Once the helicopter arrived on scene care was transferred to the flight medics, the highway was back open roughly around 10 PM.

Units: West Iredell Engine 1, Engine 2, and Brush 3
Mutual Aid: ICEMS (IMED 2, IMED 3, IMED 9, and IMED 1), Iredell County Rescue Squad, Iredell County Sheriff Office, NC State Highway Patrol