2 Texas paramedics hurt after truck crashes into ambulance

The driver, who later died as a result of the crash, sped through a red light and hit the passenger side of a Dallas Fire Rescue ambulance

By EMS1 Staff

DALLAS, Texas — Two paramedics were hurt and a driver was killed Sunday after a truck crashed into an ambulance.

CBS DFW reported that a Dallas Fire Rescue ambulance was responding to a call with its lights and sirens on when a truck sped through a red light and crashed into the passenger side of the rig.

Two paramedics were transported to the hospital. Officials said one was released Sunday afternoon, while the other remained in the hospital to receive treatment for more serious injuries.

The driver of the truck, Luis Cabrera, was transported to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.



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