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Is This 2013’s First Ambulance Crash? UPDATE: No, It’s Not

Record Now Goes To Providence Indianapolis

Update, 11 am Wednesday:
Just now got bumped.  A Facebook reader writes in the JEMS FB page that an Indianapolis medic unit was involved in a collision at 1:00 am (not yet confirmed).

A PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND, AMBULANCE was transporting a patient to the hospital around 2:30 am New Year's morning when it collided with an automobile.

WPRI-TV

The patient was transferred to another unit shortly after and continued on to the emergency room.  The driver of the car was given a field sobriety test by the police and then immediately arrested and taken away.  There were no reported injuries as a result of the crash.

WPRI-TV – filed this video report from the scene:

 

Ambulance, car crash New Years morning

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Comments - Add Yours

  • mr618

    I hope that wasn’t Capt Morse…

  • michael

    Not that time but I have the honor of crashing that very truck twice! Neither my fault 0f course.