Ga. medic dragged by stolen ambulance
Responder was doing paperwork inside The Medical Center in Columbus when psychiatric patient got into vehicle, attempted to drive it away
By EMS1 Staff
COLUMBUS, Ga. — A medic was dragged 20 feet when he tried to stop an ambulance being stolen in
The responder was doing paperwork inside The Medical Center in
The medic gave chase, and was dragged along before being thrown by the vehicle, the report said.
Shortly afterward, the patient crashed the ambulance into a building and he was arrested. The medic was not seriously injured in the incident, and the patient suffered cuts and bruises to his forehead, according to police.