Fire Confined to Engine Area – Medics Trapped in Cab
A WILMINGTON, DELAWARE, AMBULANCE RESPONDING on an emergency call collided with a school bus in the city around 7 am Wednesday morning. The crash was was forceful enough to trap the two medics in the cab as a fire started up in the engine compartment.
Some bystanders (unconfirmed) reportedly rescued the two victims before they were further injured by the fire. They were both treated for non-life threatening injuries. One student was treated for minor injuries but none of the others were transported.
WPVI-TV filed this early video report:
The Wilmington police and fire departments say that they will release more information later today.
The Wilmington News Journal has MORE.
DelawareOnline has additional video:
The excess water seen in the videos and photos is coming from a
fire hydrant that was also a victim of the crash.
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