N.C. Man Tries To Shoot His Way Out Of Wreck

Accident flipped his vehicle on it's side and caused the driver to be pinned inside.


 
 

ALEX FREEDMAn, WNCT | | Tuesday, February 1, 2011


VIDEOS

Multimedia Thumb

Man Uses Handgun To Escape From Wreckage

In an attempt to free himself, the driver shot multiple rounds into his car and airbag.
more >





GRIMESLAND, N.C. - A man is recovering at Pitt County Memorial Hospital after he wrecked his car on Grimesland Bridge Road.

Pitt County Sheriff's Deputies, along with EMS and the Grimesland Fire Department were called to the Grimesland Bridge around 10 o'clock Monday night. That's where officials at the scene say a man lost control of his vehicle and collided with the bridge's railing.

The accident flipped his vehicle on it's side and caused the driver to be pinned inside. In an attempt to free himself, the driver shot multiple rounds into his car and airbag.

Emergency response personal at the scene were eventually able to free the man. He was taken to Pitt County Memorial Hospital with a broken leg.



Related Links:




Man Uses Handgun To Escape From Wreckage


Connect: Have a thought or feedback about this? Add your comment now
Related Topics: News, auto extrication, auto accident

What's Your Take? Comment Now ...

Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Get JEMS in Your Inbox

 

Fire EMS Blogs


Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts

 

EMS Airway Clinic

The Evolution of Civilian High Threat Medical Guidelines

How mass killing events have proven a need for new guidelines.
More >

Multimedia Thumb

Baltimore Man Rescued from Building Collapse

Rowhouse collapse traps a worker in the basement area.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

A Night with Wisconsin’s Busiest Medic Unit

Ride along one night with the paramedics of MED 5.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Patient Dies in West Virginia Ambulance Rollover

Marion County Rescue Squad crew is injured in collision.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Rescue Volunteers in Syria

White Helmets group at work during fighting.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Boulder Pins Colorado Hiker

Wilderness EMS team frees trapped hiker.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

North Dakota Oilfield Medics

Tactics used in offshore platforms tailored to the remote areas.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Field Bridge Xpress ePCR on iPad, Android, Kindle Fire

Sneak peek of customizable run forms & more.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

LMA MAD Nasal™

Needle-free intranasal drug delivery.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

The AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher Conversion Kit - EMS Today 2013

AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher all-hazards preparedness & response tool
Watch It >


More Product Videos >