At 1300 hrs. Rehab 13 was toned for an assignment in Gloucester County by Mantua Police to provide support for the on scene police and OEM personnel engaged at the incident. Rehab 13 units were stage in a field near the intersection of Berkley Street and Harrison Avenue for the assignment.
Rehab 13 and U1386 responded to the scene with 6 personnel and supplied a rest area, cold an hot liquids, snack food, out first class rest room, an d folding chairs while the members on scene were getting a rest period during the incident.
Rehab 13 operated from 1349 hrs. until being released at 1444 hrs. by the on scene incident commander. No details of the nature of the incident were shared and the scene photos on this report were from the rehab and staging area only. Were were quite a distance from the incident scene due to safety considerations.
Photos of the rehab/staging area by Captain T. Kraft of our unit.