The ambulance was heading north on 42nd Street Northwest toward
Havendale Boulevard in Auburndale when it rolled and landed in an open
sandy area, spokesman Brad Ruhmann said.
It was staffed with an
emergency medical technician a and paramedic, who were treated and
released from Winter Haven Hospital for minor injuries, Ruhmann said.
were in the front cab area wearing seat belts. Ruhmann said beside a
minor delay in the response to their initial call, the crash caused no
interruption to service in the area.
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the crash.