Did One of Them Bust the Red Light?
A VINCENNES, INDIANA, FIRE DEPARTMENT TRUCK collided with a Knox County EMS ambulance Sunday afternoon while they were both responding to the same call. The accident occurred around 2:30 pm and both units had their lights and sirens activated.
When the approached the intersection of 6th and Hart Streets, they did not see each other until too late to react. The hard collision did extensive damage to both vehicles and sent five people to the hospital with a variety of non-life threatening injuries.
WTHI-TV Ch. 10 provided this video report:
Later the police reported that the fire truck had the red light and ran through it.
Firefighter Close Calls is reporting that all injured personnel were released from care and everybody on both rigs were wearing their seatbelts. Read their report with more photos HERE.
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