Portland Fire & Rescue assists with multiple-patient incident on Government Island

Portland Fire and Rescue
Portland Fire and Rescue

July 05, 2014 09:54


Portland Fire & Rescue responded alongside Vancouver Fire Department, Multnomah County Sheriff's Office, Portland Police Bureau and American Medical Response (AMR) to assist with the triage and treatment of at least three patients on Government and Lemon Islands. Rescue Boat 17 provided transport of fire crews and law enforcement to and from the island and transported patients from the island to awaiting ambulances.

Portland Fire & Rescue will be releasing no further information on this incident and all inquiries into law enforcement action should be directed to Portland Police Bureau or the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office.