The Rockland Police and Fire Departments responded to a mock crash scene held at Rockland High School on Monday morning May 15. The crash was part of a program initiated by students to promote safety and good decisions in the upcoming prom and graduation season.
Maddie Gear’s photos are below. For the story on the event by Jasmin Morse go here.
Two cars were provided for the mock accident on Monday, May 15.
Kaylee Patten suffers head trauma in the mock crash.
Rockland Firemen work to free Mike Belmonte who is pinned inside the car.
Mike McPeck played the driver of the car.
Mike and Matt O’Brien
Mike is questioned by police
Hannah Boben and Sophie McLellan in disbelief
Kaylee’s mom, Tammi and sister Alyssa
Mr. Harrison discusses the program students have just seen.
airbags deployed in one car.
Serious reactions from students
Rockland fire personnel place Mike Belmonte on a stretcher
More disbelief and fear.
Sophie McLellan and Mike McPeck
Left to right: Mike McPeck, Kaylee Patten, Hannah Boben, Matt O’Brien, Mike Belmonte, Sophie McLellan discuss their reactions to the program.
Rockland Police and Fire Departments respond to the accident.