Medic amputates crash victim's leg for first time in Ind. ambulance co. history
Dmitry Naumov, 49, the driver of the semi, was trapped for hours after crashing into a sound barrier; he remains in critical condition in a hospital
FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The driver of a semi was trapped for hours, after crashing into a sound barrier on I-69 Tuesday morning.
Dmitry Naumov, 49, of Oakville, Ontario Canada, was in the hospital in critical condition as of Wednesday morning.
"Something caused the semi-truck driver who is southbound on 69 to leave the road. A witness reported the semi-truck driver went off the road into the sound barrier and came to a halt," said Chris Felton, Public Information Officer of the Fort Wayne Police Department. First responders said the impact pinned Naumov from the waist down.
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