3 Fla. firefighters hurt after vehicle slams into fire truck
The Orlando Fire Department firefighters were at the scene of another vehicle crash when the incident occurred
By FireRescue1 Staff
ORLANDO, Fla. — Three firefighters were injured Thursday night after a vehicle slammed into a fire truck.
The Orlando Sentinel reported that the Orlando Fire Department crew was at the scene of another vehicle crash when the vehicle rear-ended their fire truck, according to police.
The firefighters were transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Officials said the driver of the vehicle that slammed into the fire truck was transported to the hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.
No other details have been released.
3 of our firefighters were injured overnight when a car crashed into Engine-6 as they were outside assisting an accident on the 408. Driver of car was transported to ORMC as a trauma alert. We are grateful that the FF injuries are non-life threatening & wish for a speedy recovery pic.twitter.com/mpul2rAREN— Orlando Fire Dept (@OrlandoFireDept) December 21, 2018