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EMS Close Calls

FATAL EMS CRASH w/EMT CRITICAL-KY

A patient being transported on an ambulance is dead, a medic is in critical condition and another received non-life threatening injuries in a crash that happened in Clark County (near Lexington) Kentucky today. Initial reports are that the Lifeguard ambulance was transporting a patient to the University of Kentucky Medical Center when it struck a...
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SOUTH CAROLINA AMBULANCE INVOLVED IN FATAL CRASH

AIKEN, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) – The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly accident involving an Emergency Medical Service unit that caused prolonged road closures and detours on Friday in Aiken, according to authorities. Authorities say officers got the call around 10:22 a.m. for an accident near the intersection of Hitchcock Parkway at Northwood Drive....
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MASSACHUSETTS AMBULANCE STRUCK BY FALLING LIMB

HARDWICK — Two medics from the West Brookfield Rescue Squad suffered minor injuries when a falling limb smashed the windshield of a moving ambulance on Route 32. The mishap occurred early Thursday afternoon in the Gilbertville section of town. There were no patients in the vehicle, which was returning from a call, according to Daniel...
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TOP OF PENNSYLVANIA AMBULANCE FLIES OFF

BRIDGEVILLE, Pa. — A piece flew off the top of an ambulance on an interstate in Allegheny County and several drivers thought it was a boat. “We felt the wind just blowing us side to side like any vehicle that has a higher roof,” said Priority One EMS Nicholas Richardson Richardson was transporting a VA...
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THREE INJURED IN DETROIT CRASH INVOLVING AMBULANCE

DETROIT (WWJ) — Three people are recovering after a crash involving an ambulance in Southwest Detroit Tuesday morning. Officials with the Detroit Fire Department tell WWJ it happened around 10 a.m. in the area of Michigan Avenue and Lonyo Street. While some details surrounding the crash remain unclear, officials say a woman driving a car...
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TWO NORTH CAROLINA EMTS INJURED IN CRASH

ROBESON COUNTY, N.C. (WMBF) – The Pembroke Rescue Squad said a crash sent two of its EMTs to the hospital on Tuesday. The crash happened at the intersection of Highway 710 and Highway 74. One of the EMTs, or Emergency Medical Technician, was flown to a hospital in Florence, and the other was taken to...
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