Polk County EMS crew aids Dorian relief efforts

A Polk County EMS crew has been sent to assist federal and state officials with assisting in the care and transport of North Carolina residents impacted by Hurricane Dorian.

The Polk County crew was deployed to assist the State Medical Assistance Team with Ambulance Strike Team missions. The team is in Johnston County, assigned to AST 600, where a mobile hospital was established to care for medically fragile evacuees.