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On Tuesday, squad members responded to a trapped penis.
The Humvee was traveling southbound in the rain on Interstate 35 in the small town of Troy about 11 a.m. when it went airborne.
Lauderdale EMS Director Bruce Carson said he and other emergency officials took a close look at expanding to provide better service.
Northwest Texas Healthcare System wants out of the ambulance service business.
Most deaths were from drowning when cars were swept off roadways. Authorities released a 15-minute 911 call of a storm victim's last moments. Seydi Burciaga, 39, screamed to a dispatcher as water rose to her neck. The dispatcher advised her to try to break a window, but she couldn't.
Paramedics had to amputate a bus driver's leg at the scene of a crash in Athens County on Monday.
An ambulance has collided with a tractor-trailer in western New York, injuring four volunteer emergency medical services workers.
"They were receptive and wanted to continue the training. I've been teaching the last three weeks on American EMT skills."
EMTs Andrew Gabor and Claudia Rugel from Station 32 were called to help a man who fell in an apartment in Brooklyn, but they ended up saving the lives of five people, including an infant.
Four legislators from Beaufort County said they would support a change in state law that would open public access to local EMS data to help improve oversight of those departments.