12/09/08 Woman Plunges Vehicle Down 100 Foot Embankment
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The vehicle was stopped by a large tree at the end of the 100 foot descent down the embankment. New Castle Firemen and Police, along with Noga Ambulance personnel, repelled down the steep hill to extricate the woman from her vehicle. . They then used a motorized winch on the front of Noga’s rescue truck to pull the woman up the hill. The rescue took about 45 minutes to complete She was transported by ground ambulance to a local medical facility. Firemen had used a chainsaw to cut an old tree which was in the way of the rescue and extrication of the vehicle by Bruno’s Towing. New Castle police are investigating the accident.