By EMS1 Staff
VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A paramedic is in critical condition after an ambulance rolled over in a crash, according to police.
Click on Detroit reported that two Huron Valley Ambulance paramedics and a firefighter were transporting a cardiac arrest patient to the hospital in an ambulance when it was struck by another vehicle at an intersection.
Police said the ambulance rolled onto its side as a result of the crash.
Five people, including one paramedic who suffered a critical head injury, were transported to the hospital. The patient is still in critical condition as a result of cardiac arrest, according to police.
The crash is currently under investigation.
Serious Traffic Crash: MSP Metro South Post was contacted by the Van Buren Township police department to handle a traffic crash that occurred on Ecorse Rd near Van Buren that involves an EMS unit. pic.twitter.com/h7eHEj1RCX
— MSP Metro Detroit (@mspmetrodet) January 4, 2019