MO: Ambulance crashes carrying wounded hunter
April 29, 2010
A two-vehicle crash yesterday afternoon at the intersection of Old 63 and
Stadium Boulevard involved an ambulance from Scotland County that had been
taking a gunshot victim to the hospital.
Fire crews responded to the accident just after 1 p.m. and found a
two-door Honda in the roadway with heavy front-end damage and the Scotland
County Hospital ambulance down an embankment on the north side of Stadium,
according to a news release from the fire department.
The driver of the Honda was taken to Boone Hospital Center with minor
injuries, and the ambulance's occupants were not injured in the crash.
However, the victim of a gunshot wound from a hunting accident was in the
ambulance and was taken to University Hospital by a Boone Hospital
The ambulance from Scotland County, which is in northeast Missouri, had
its emergency lights and siren on at the time of the accident, the news
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