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Georgia Paramedics Injured in Ambulance Crash

ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in south Georgia say a crash has left an 87-year-old driver and two paramedics hospitalized.

Police say a Dougherty County ambulance was driving with its lights and sirens on when a car pulled into its path.

Police tell WALB-TV (http://bit.ly/16eIB9n ) charges have not been filed. Information on the conditions of the driver and two medics was not immediately available. Authorities said the medics were taken to a local hospital for observation.

The crash comes about a week after two paramedics and patient were killed in a crash in nearby Irwin County.

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Information from: WALB-TV, http://www.walb.com/

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