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Medical Helicopter Landing, Crystal Lake, IL

Fire Rescue and Police Department Helped Establish Flight for Life Landing Zone at Crystal Lake South High School

Post Date:11/20/2017 8:48 AM

Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department



Contact: Crystal  Lake Fire Rescue Department, 100 W. Woodstock Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

     (815) 356-3640

Crystal Lake  - On November 19, 2017 at approximately 4:07 p.m., the Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department responded to the front parking lot of Crystal Lake South High School to establish a landing zone for the Flight for Life helicopter in order to transport a subject to a Level I Trauma Center.

The subject transported was injured in a cooking accident. Injuries did not appear to be life threatening, but required care at a Level I facility. Patient care was transferred to the Flight for Life crew at 4:33 p.m.The Crystal Lake Police Department assisted with securing the landing zone at Crystal Lake South High School.


Issued by:   William Whyte

Battalion Chief

Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department

Date:          November 19, 2017

Time:         7:45 p.m.

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