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EMT to Serve 6 Months for Fatal Crash

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- A former emergency medical technician with the New York Fire Department (FDNY) has been sentenced to six months in jail and four and one half years of probation after pleading guilty to leaving the scene of a fatal accident.

Scott DeSimone, 36, of Fort Washington Ave., Hawthorne, had been charged with one count of leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death, two counts of first degree falsifying business records and one count of second degree insurance fraud.

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Wisconsin City Council Turns Over EMS to Hospital

Vote in Platteville transfers control of EMS to Southwest health Center.

21 People Rescued From Drifting Houseboat in Texas

Austin-Travis County EMS said none of the occupants were injured.

Austin-Travis County EMS Honored with Mission: Lifeline Gold Award

AHA award recognizes successful implementation of quality improvement measures.

Construction Worker injured in fall at Maine Water Treatment Plant

Firefighters had to cut through reinforcing bar to access the patient.

Wisconsin Council Votes on Ambulance Service Change

Vote could move responsibility of EMS delivery to area hospital.

Ohio Law Would Allow EMTs to Treat Injured Animals

Proposed bill would not allow people to call 911 for pets.

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