Ambulance Delay

D.C. Firefighters Transport Patient in Engine

Officials investigate error that caused ambulance not to arrive.

Posted Thursday, May 29, 2014

New York Mayor Seeks Changes after Ambulance Delay and Deadly Fire

Ambulance not immediately dispatched during fatal fire.

Posted Tuesday, April 22, 2014

D.C. Fire Engine Transports Patient to Hospital

Closest ambulance available was several miles away.

Posted Monday, February 24, 2014

Ambulance Company Refuses to Answer About Delay in New Jersey Shooting

911 audio released highlights alleged delay at mall carjacking.

Posted Wednesday, January 15, 2014

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D.C. Fire Truck Transports Sick Child to Hospital

Nearest ambulance was five miles away.

Posted Tuesday, September 24, 2013






 

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