One rescued, one injured in Atlantic Beach car crash


The hydraulic rescue tool called the “jaws of life,” was used by the Long Beach Fire Departmen to  rescue one of the two  people involved in a two-car crash  at the intersection of Fulton Avenue and Park Street in Atlantic Beach on May 27.

The person was pinned against a broken utility pole after the accident that occurred just before 9 p.m. One of the car’s doors was severely crimpled against the pole. That motorist was taken to the hospital. The other driver was assessed at the scene, police said.