Transmission Falls from N.C. Ambulance, Causes Accidents

The ambulance lost power & the vehicle coasted to the side of the interstate


 
 

Steve Huffman/Times-News | | Friday, December 21, 2012


GRAHAM, N.C. (Dec. 20, 2012) – An ambulance losing part of its transmission caused an accident on Interstate 40/85 Thursday morning.

Two drivers following the ambulance struck transmission debris, their vehicles damaged. “One of the women described it as a pretty big piece of metal,” said Trooper J.B. Chinnici of the N.C. Highway Patrol.

FULL STORY: "It sounded like an explosion."




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