Fla. fire engine rolls over en route to fire

The Bonita Springs Fire Control & Rescue District apparatus flipped over into a wooded area off the road


By Laura French 

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. — A Florida fire engine rolled over while en route to a fire scene Wednesday. 

Bonita Springs Fire Control & Rescue District firefighters were responding to a kitchen fire when their apparatus flipped over during a sharp turn, coming to a rest in a wooded area beside the road, according to WINK News. The crash occurred just down the street from the fire scene, officials said. 

A Bonita Springs fire engine flipped over while en route to a fire scene on Wednesday.
A Bonita Springs fire engine flipped over while en route to a fire scene on Wednesday. (Photo/Bonita Springs Fire Control & Rescue District)

No injuries to firefighters were reported as a result of the crash. 

Despite the crash, firefighters were able to get to the fire scene and quickly extinguish the flames. 

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