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Authorities say the officer and paramedics were able to avoid being directly hit by the car.
Firefighters on the scene tried unsuccessfully to guide the ambulance from Riverdale VFD to the scene. Eventually a second ambulance had to be sent to transport the patient.
About 80 percent of the calls handled by Engine Company 10 are medical emergencies because the firehouse serves one of the city s poorest areas.
Police say a car carrying two men and a dog crashed through the front doors of a Connecticut hospital and ended up in the lobby.
For the first time in the history of the Pekin Fire Department, a paramedic will command the troops.
No patients were on board and the driver got out okay.
Paramedic Susan Baker and EMT Bonnie Scott scooped up the almost lifeless victim and did everything they could to revive her.
A new generation of blood tests can quickly and reliably show if a person is having a heart attack soon after chest pains start a time when current tests are not definitive, two studies found.
A pilot's proficiency check went tragically wrong Tuesday, killing one Federal Aviation Administration employee and critically injuring another when their helicopter crashed into a Mississippi duplex, officials said.
A medical helicopter responding to an accident in southeast Iowa has been grounded after it was hit by a fire truck.