Three MedStar (TX) Crew Members Taken to Hospital after Crash

The knocked over MedStar ambulance rests on the driver's side.
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Kaley Johnson

Fort Worth Star-Telegram

(MCT)

A car crashed into an ambulance in Fort Worth on Sunday as the ambulance drove through an intersection on the way to a call, MedStar officials said.

A MedStar unit was responding to an emergency call with its lights and sirens on when a car hit it in the intersection of Hemphill Street and Loop 820, MedStar said.

The crash knocked the ambulance onto its side. The three MedStar crew members inside had minor injuries and were taken to the hospital by another MedStar crew. The driver of the car also had minor injuries and was taken to the hospital.

“This is a good reminder of the need to be continuously aware of emergency vehicles and the dangers of red light and siren responses,” a MedStar spokesman said.

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