At 20:58 Station 71 was dispatched for a vehicle accident with entrapment at the 400 block of Pershing Street in Gallitzin Borough. Due to entrapment Rescue Engine 70 (Keystone Fire - Cresson) was also dispatched for a secondary rescue tool and manpower. Units arrived on scene to find two vehicles with damage with one vehicle on its side with the driver confined inside the vehicle. Personnel from Gallitzin and Cresson quickly stabilized the vehicle, extricated the driver and provided traffic control. Cambria Alliance EMS transported the patient to the hospital while Pennsylvania State Police investigated the accident.
While on this accident another call came in for a water flow alarm at the Allegheny Portage Railroad Visitor Center in District 70 (Keystone Fire - Cresson). Engine 71 responded to this call while other units were on scene of the accident. All 71 units were placed in service at 22:05 .