Bridgeport FD freed driver using complicated extrication
BRIDGEPORT — City firefighters put their training to the test last week when a car got trapped under the flatbed of a tractor trailer.
Around 2 a.m. on Nov. 3, fire units raced to a report of a car under a flatbed.
The city’s firefighters, “performed a complicated and successful extrication using power and hydraulic tools, jacks and a winch to remove the driver,” officials said. “Excellent job by all.”
There were no further details immediately provided and no word on injuries to the driver.