FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) – Four people were injured in an accident involving a truck at the Fort Wayne Fire Department early Saturday morning.
The incident began around 1:37 a.m. when officers from the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a vehicle accident at the intersection of South Anthony Boulevard and Gardendale Avenue. When police arrived on the scene, they realized that the accident involved a person. Fort Wayne Fire Station fire engine and passenger car.
Paramedics rushed the driver to a local hospital, where he was fatally injured.
There were four passengers on board the fire engine at the time of the accident. Three of the firefighters complained of pain. Two of the firefighters suffered minor injuries and were taken to a nearby hospital.
According to information received early in the investigation, the fire engine was leaving No. 12 Fire Station to make an emergency call when a vehicle was traveling southbound at breakneck speed on the northbound lane of Anthony Boulevard as it exited the fire station. collided with a fire engine.
Investigators said the driver’s speed and improper lane use appeared to be factors in the accident.
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