Police Begin EMS Transport Investigation


 
 

WTTG FOX 5 Washington, DC | | Monday, March 15, 2010


D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier says a criminal investigation is under way into a senior paramedic's decision not to transport a 2-year-old girl who later died. Lanier said Thursday that a preliminary review determined an investigation into criminal conduct or negligence was warranted.




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