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March 22, 2012

Nev. man jumps from back of ambulance

Was being transported to the hospital for a mental evaluation

By EMS1 Staff

LAS VEGAS — A man is in critical condition after jumping from the back of an ambulance and being struck by a truck in Las Vegas Wednesday, Metro Police said.

Steven Datu, 31, was being transported to the hospital for a mental evaluation when he jumped and ran across  southbound and northbound lanes.

He ran into a GMC truck travelling northbound, and fell under a trailer it was towing, according to 8NewsNow.

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