GREENWOOD, Ark. — A Greenwood firefighter was injured after the firetruck crashed on Monday, January 20, according to Police Chief Will Dawson.
Chief Dawson said firefighters were responding to a reported gas leak in the city when the driver of the firetruck lost control and started swerving in the road. The truck hit a culvert and received substantial damage.
The chief said the firefighter who was driving was taken to the hospital with a head injury. He said the firefighter’s injuries are non-life threatening. The other firefighter who was inside the truck was not injured