3 Del. FFs hurt, trapped after semi slams into apparatus
A tractor-trailer crashed into a Minquadale Fire Company truck, which hit a guard rail and overturned, briefly trapping the firefighters
By Leila Merrill
NEW CASTLE, Del. — Three firefighters are recovering after they were injured Thursday night in a crash involving a fire truck and a tractor-trailer on Interstate 295 in New Castle County.
A Minquadale Fire Company truck was responding to a crash when the tractor-trailer struck the truck, WPVI reported.
The fire truck hit a guard rail and overturned. A number of firefighters inside were trapped briefly.
All three were transported to a hospital for treatment.
The other driver was not hurt, police said.
The fire chief said Saturday in a Facebook post that the injured firefighters are all recuperating at home.