Trending Topics

5 hurt, including 2 Colo. firefighter-EMS providers, after Jeep smashes into ambulance

The rig flipped onto its side, and one passenger in the Jeep had to be extricated


Photo/West Metro Fire Rescue

By Leila Merrill

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Five people were transported to the hospital after a stolen Jeep crashed into a West Metro ambulance, tipping it over Sunday night, KUSA reported.

The two crewmembers had been on their way to a non-urgent call and did not have a patient in the ambulance.

Both of the firefighter-EMS providers were treated and released from the hospital. All three people in the Jeep were injured, and one had to be extricated.

Six people are dead after a semi crashed into the rear of a charter bus carrying high school students
Keene Fire Chief Donald Farquhar claims officials misused pandemic relief funds to create ambulance service
Captium collects vehicle health and critical component data and provides insight to keep your department operationally ready
The East Peoria Fire Department has joined others in dropping a pre-hire EMS certification requirement