On Monday, September 18th, 2023 at 12:02 pm the Plainfield Fire Protection District responded to an automobile accident located at Route 30 and 119th Street in Plainfield.
Plainfield Fire Protection District responded with one engine, one rescue squad, three ambulances, and one battalion chief.
First-arriving firefighters found two vehicles involved in the accident with heavy damage to them and one patient trapped inside the vehicle. A total of three patients were treated and transported from the scene to a local hospital, two in good condition and one in critical condition.
At the time of this press release Route 30 was still closed by law enforcement and it was unknown how long until the road would be reopened.