3 hurt as ambulance crashes on Ala Moana Center ramp
By Star-Advertiser staff
POSTED: 03:16 p.m. HST, Jul 12, 2014
A Honolulu paramedic was in serious condition and two other emergency crew members were hurt when an ambulance found itself in a one-vehicle collision Saturday at the Atkinson Drive ramp of the Ala Moana Shopping Center.
The 10:30 a.m. accident occurred as the ambulance was on a medical call, said Shayne Enright, spokesperson for the Honolulu Emergency Services Department.
The driver, a veteran paramedic, suffered minor injuries and was transported to an area hospital, while a second paramedic suffered serious injuries and was also transported. In addition, a firefighter sustained minor injuries and was transported to an emergency room, Enright said.
The cause of the crash is under investigation, she said.Click here to download our mobile app for your iOS and Android device.