Motor Vehicle Collision

September 1994

Fatal Crash

September 2nd, 1994|

May 1994

Rescue Team

May 5th, 1994|

February 1994

Downtown rescue

February 2nd, 1994|

December 1993

Dangerous liaison

December 11th, 1993|

November 1993

Jaws of life

November 16th, 1993|

April 1993

To the rescue

April 17th, 1993|

November 1992

Woman rescued

November 28th, 1992|

Train Tragedy

November 26th, 1991|

August 1990

Friendly neighbor killed in collision with truck

August 31st, 1990|

Driver freed from sand after crash

August 28th, 1990|

City worker saves motorist buried in sand by transport

August 28th, 1990|

September 1989

City truck runs over injured motorcyclist

September 7th, 1989|

July 1989

Awaiting rescue

July 27th, 1989|

January 1984

Rescue Operation

January 17th, 1984|

London firefighters work to free an injured woman motorist from the wreckage of a car at Adelaide Street and Kipp’s Lane Monday night while ambulance staff bring up a stretcher.  Three people went to hospital from the two-car, head-on crash shortly before 11 p.m.  City police rerouted busy Adelaide Street traffic until the debris […]

March 1983

40 Minute Vehicle Entrappment

March 24th, 1983|

Spectators cheer as driver rescued from car crash in 40-minute struggle
Spectators cheered and clapped in the gathering gloom and chill Wednesday evening as London police and firefighters, using the “jaws of life,” freed a driver from his mangled car after a 40-minute struggle on Wharncliffe Road North. 

The driver was conscious and talking to his […]

Close Call? It couldn’t be closer

March 24th, 1983|

A London fire department rescue until struggles to free an injured 19-year-old University of Western Ontario student from his mangled car after the vehicle wrapped itself around a utility pole on Wharncliffe Road North in London on Tuesday night.  One of the driver’s legs can be seen beside the pole.  Capt. Bernie Larkin of […]

August 1982

Crash injures three

August 18th, 1982|

One of three men injured with two cars and a light truck collided Tuesday at Elmwood Avenue and Wharncliffe Road was listed in critical condition in Victoria Hospital.   A second unidentified man also was detained in hospital.  Police said two of the vehicles were southbound on Wharncliffe and one vehicle was westbound on Elmwood […]

September 1981

Motorist pried from wreckage

September 18th, 1981|

March 1981

Condition serious

March 25th, 1981|

Ambulance attendants and London firefighters place Elizabeth Hu-A-Kam, 26, on a stretcher after a collision on Highway 2 just east of London about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.  Firemen had to pry apart the wreckage to free the Toronto woman.  She and the other driver, John McFadden, 56, of 224 Elizabeth St., Thamesford were in serious […]

April 1979

Fireman killed on way to fire

April 30th, 1979|

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rolled on its left side, turned over and dropped. He said he jumped out of his cruiser and heard three firemen “yelling and hollering” alongside the truck.

A crowd of area residents gathered as […]