Originally Posted by C-Stain
The wait could have been shortened if someone had decided to do a LifeFlight launch to the scene. However, Policy states that either an Ambulance or Medical First Response Fire Crew must be on scene to order the launch. The VERY rural fire department didn't think that a landing was possible. Therefore, no Chopper till the Critical Care Transport.
Would a Spot
unit have helped decrease the response time? All three of us carry one on our bikes at all times. And I have a spare I can send you if you want it.
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"The motorcycle, being poorly designed for both flight and marine operation, sustained significant external and internal damage," police noted.