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Assist EMS 12-21-2015 22:40 EST

North Lakes Fire was dispatched to a Motor Vehicle Accident that was located just south of the New Canada Town line in Cross Lake on Rt 161. Lt. Merrill responded directly to the scene with his POV and found a tractor trailer had jackknifed and gone off the road causing heavy damage to the truck. Capt. Belanger responded along with FF Beaulieu to the scene with Engine 1 for traffic control. Lt. Merrill established command and assisted state police with closing Rt. 161, which allowed Ambulance Service Inc. to load and transport the driver of the truck. All other responding units were instructed to respond to the station and stand by. The crew on scene then assisted state police with traffic control until the truck could be safely removed. All units cleared then cleared the scene and returned to the station.