Parker Road Semi Rollover
Around 08:17 on July 29th, 2019 Aurora Fire Rescue was dispatched by Aurora 911 Emergency Communications to a reported semi rollover on S. Parker Rd. at Quincy Ave. Engine 10 arrived to a semi on it’s side northbound Parker Rd. and and requested additional engine and truck, with the driver still inside the cab. Battalion 2 en route requested the heavy rescue to the scene. Battalion 2 arrived on scene and assumed command with the the semi stable and the driver self-extricated. The semi, a heavy duty 18 wheeler dump truck, traveling down S. Parker Rd. and the dump bed began to raise while the semi was in motion, tearing down multiple stoplights along S. Parker Rd. before ultimately coming to a stop after rolling-over just north of Quincy Ave. The accident shut down the intersection indefinitely as crews worked on clean-up and traffic light repair, which may take several days. No injuries were reported.
Units on Scene: Battalion 2, Battalion 1 (Cancelled), Engine 10, Truck 2, Engine 6, Engine 11 (Cancelled), Engine 8 (Cancelled), Heavy Rescue 8 & Truck 8
Falck: Medic 103 & Medic 108 (Canceled)