Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Print Comment RSS

3 dead after ambulance overturns, catches fire

A paramedic and the patient inside the ambulance were among those dead; the crash is under investigation

By FireRescue1 Staff

SAN ANGELO, Texas — An EMT was sent to the hospital and three people died after an ambulance overturned and caught fire Tuesday morning.

The ambulance began to lose control after hitting an icy patch on a highway, causing it to slide off the road and into a ditch, San Angelo Live reported. The ambulance came to a stop upside down, where it caught fire and burned.

Paramedic Raymond Bernard Allison, 52, as well as patient Jose Cruz Gonzales Gurrola, 45, were pronounced dead at the scene, according to the report.

The EMT driving the ambulance, 45-year-old Joann Adamiak Moore, was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries, according to the report.

The crash is under investigation.




Comments
The comments below are member-generated and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of FireRescue1.com or its staff. If you cannot see comments, try disabling privacy and ad blocking plugins in your browser. All comments must comply with our Member Commenting Policy.
Glennon Mayer Glennon Mayer Thursday, February 13, 2014 7:19:56 AM Prays for the family's.

FireRescue1 Offers



Connect with FireRescue1

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google+