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Drunk driver strikes ambulance transporting patient

No serious injuries were reported as a result of the crash

By EMS1 Staff

HOUSTON — A suspected drunk driver struck an ambulance that was transporting a patient Friday morning.

KHOU reported that the Community Volunteer Fire Department ambulance, which did not have on any overhead lights or sirens, was traveling northbound when the driver of a black pickup hit it at an intersection.

A second ambulance was called in to continue transporting the patient.

No serious injuries were reported as a result of the crash.

There was no official word on charges relating to the incident, according to the report.

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