8/1/2021 Litchfield Firefighters, Hudson Medic 1, Car 4 and a second Hudson medic requested a medical helicopter to transport a patient. Boston Med Flight landed at Campbell High School where Litchfield Police and Fire set up the landing zone and the Hudson ambulance transported the patient to the landing site.

Litchfield Fire Rescue Official Statement:

On August 1, 2021 at 1716 hours, Litchfield Fire Rescue and a Hudson Ambulance were dispatched for a traumatic injury at the south end of town. Upon arrival the patient’s condition warranted a second Hudson medic to be requested, as well as a medical helicopter to transport the patient to a Boston hospital. A Boston MedFlight helicopter landed at Campbell High School where Litchfield Police and Fire had set up and secured a landing zone. The Hudson ambulance transported the patient to the landing zone where the patient was loaded and flown to a Boston hospital for more definitive care.

PHOTOS COURTESY: DAVID MORIN