2 EMS providers, 1 civilian injured in multi-vehicle crash with ambulance, fire station

Officials say a total of four vehicles, including the ambulance, were involved in the crash


By Laura French

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A crash involving an ambulance and three other vehicles injured three people, including two EMS providers, on Friday night. 

The Boone County ambulance involved in the crash also struck a Charleston fire station, according to WCHS. Officials said none of the firefighters in the station were injured. 

Charleston police report that the ambulance was on a call with its lights and sirens running, and that the collision occurred after the rig went through a red light. The ambulance was not carrying a patient, officials said. 

Boone County EMS said in a statement that the EMS providers' injuries were minor. 

 

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