CANOGA PARK: Ambulance Crash

*Time* – 2003 *Location* – Canoga & Sherman Way, Canoga Park *Handling Agencies* – LAFD, LAPD Valley Traffic
At approximately 2003, LAFD RA72 was transporting a patient to the hospital with lights and sirens activated. As they entered the intersection, the ambulance was struck by a sedan. 5 people were transported to the hospital in fair condition, including 3 LAFD Firefighters, the original patient being transported in RA72, and the driver of the vehicle that struck the ambulance. LAPD Valley Traffic Division is handling the investigation of this incident.
SOT From LAFD BC17 Gikas.
LAFD Press Release: 7200 N Canoga Av; Canoga Park; LAFD ambulance involved in a traffic collision while transporting patient. 5 patients transported, all with minor injuries. 3 LAFD firefighters, the original patient being transported and the driver of the vehicle involved. ALL QUESTIONS = LAPD for the invest Inc#5495

tags: Crash, LAFD, LAPD, Canoga Park, Ambulance Hit, Code 3