Off Road Construction Vehicle Accident

12/17/2012 – At 0906 hours, P-1 was advised of a piece of heavy equipment in the bottom of a mine subsidence on the west end of the Sharp Mountain. Construction crews arriving for work in the area discovered the machine and were unsure if it was occupied. P-1 had Rescue 63 dispatched to assist. Upon arrival, crews set up a lowering system and descended into the pit to check for any possible victims in the cab of the machine. There were no victims located and city police are investigating the incident. Photos by PFD.