Car into Building
By PIO Elle Nistico
October 30, 2022

At approximately 12:30 pm, Sunday, October 30, 2022, Mahopac Falls Fire and EMS along with Carmel Police and Putnam County EMS were dispatched to Red Mills Market for reports of a vehicle into the store and one person trapped.

Deputy Chief Boyle arrived on scene and confirmed that the vehicle had entered the building with the driver still inside and one male patient was trapped between the car and building debris.

The driver of the vehicle was removed by PO Kloskowski and Deputy Sheriff Sacher and placed into the care of EMS while firefighters worked on extricating the pinned victim. After approximately 10 minutes, the pinned victim was freed and placed in the care of EMS. Both patients were transported by ground to Westchester Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

Mahopac Falls fire remained on scene while Skyline Towing and Recovery removed the vehicle. Once the vehicle was removed, the scene was turned over to the Carmel Building Department. Mahopac Falls fire was back in service at approximately 2 pm.