Fire department ambulance involved in crash; 2 injured

By Jesse Granger Two people, one of them a firefighter, suffered minor injuries in an accident involving a Las Vegas Fire & Rescue ambulance, fire department officials said. The ambulance collided with another vehicle about 9:25 a.m. at the intersection of Bonneville Avenue and Fourth Street. The ambulance was returning to its station after a call […]

San Diego EMT Killed While On Scene of Accident on 163 Freeway – Fund Established

San Diego Medical Services is deeply saddened by the loss of Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Esteban Bahena who was killed in the line of duty on Thursday . At 0659 hours Thursday, a San Diego Medical Services ambulance happened upon a single vehicle traffic accident. After assessing the patients and initiating a response, the crew […]

Texas: Off-duty paramedic killed in two-car crash

Julio Alvarado Jr. had seen the damage speeding cars inflict. He’d pulled people from crushed metal, revived some of them and helped extinguish blazing wrecks. It was his job as a Dallas Fire-Rescue paramedic for the last three years, and he loved it. Early Saturday morning, Mr. Alvarado was killed when a suspected drunken driver […]