Medical Emergency at Mussel Rock in Daly City

On March 2, 2013 at 2:04 pm, 4 Fire Companies, 1 EMS Unit and 1 Chief Officer responded to a medical emergency at Mussel Rock in Daly City. Fire companies arrived on scene and determined the patient was located on the beach approximately ΒΌ mile from their location. Fire paramedics gained access to the unconscious/unresponsive female patient, evaluated her and performed advanced life support measures. The patient was then loaded onto a fire department specialized all-terrain vehicle and transported to a pre-designated landing zone for further evaluation and transport by a California Highway Patrol helicopter crew.

The incident was mitigated in approximately one and one-half hours.