TNSAR Search 17/02/2006

Paige Meadows Resuce/Medical Aid With North Tahoe Fire

North Tahoe Fire was dispatched to a medical aid for an injured cross-country skier in Paige Meadows. North Tahoe Fire immediately requested TNSAR Snowmobiles to respond. Ray O'Brien and Brian York heard the request and responded. Ray went directly to Paige Meadows and Brian went to the garage to get the rescue sleigh. Ray provided transport of the medic to the patient and assisted with packaging. Patient was transported via snowmobile and stokes litter to the ambulance at the end of Silver Tip.

Following is a timeline of the event:

11:30 - NTF Dispatched & TNSAR Requested
11:40 - Ray O'Brien At End Of Silver Tip - Brian York At Team Garage
11:49 - Patient Contact
12:15 - Patient At The Ambulance
12:20 - Everyone Clear Of The Incident

Sheriff Dispatch Comm Van Truck Skiers Snow Cats Snowmobiles Other
John Lasagna N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Ray O'Brien
Brian York
North Tahoe Fire