Paramedic injured in Wis. ambulance crash
A Southwest Health ambulance transporting a patient rolled over in a one-vehicle crash
The Wisconsin State Journal
RIDGEWAY, Wis. — A Southwest Health ambulance transporting a patient to a Madison hospital rolled over in a one-vehicle crash Monday afternoon, with a paramedic in the ambulance injured in the crash.
It happened at about 12:30 p.m. on Highway 18/151 near the Highway H overpass in Ridgeway, the Iowa County Sheriff's Office said.
Emergency medical personnel from Ridgeway, Dodgeville and Barneveld responded to the crash.
The patient being taken to Madison continued on in a Barneveld Rescue Squad ambulance and the paramedic injured in the crash went to the hospital via the Dodgeville EMS ambulance.
The crash remains under investigation.
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