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New Jersey Fatal Fire and Ambulance Crash

En route to hospital, driver has a heart attack

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

AlertPage on YouTube - 1/8/13 Stillwater NJ, Sussex County. 2 Alarm House Fire with one fatality and one critical with burns. Medevac is called and an ambulance is transporting the burn patient to the landing zone when the driver suffers a fatal heart attack and strikes a utility pole. EMT and patient are trapped for an hour by power lines draped over the rig. Eventually the patient and EMT are extricated and the patient is flown to a burn center, the EMT goes by land to the ER.

Radio traffic is of the ambulance crash and ensuing rescue, and has been edited down removing dead air and non-essential communications..

Tags: News, News Video, EMS LODD, LODD, ambulance accident, audio

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New Jersey Ambulance Involved in Fatal Crash

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