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Ambulance Accident Leaves 1 Injured in Anoka

March 6, 2011 Leave a comment
Allina Ambulance Accident, Anoka, Minnesota, Anoka-Champlin Fire Department

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Allina Ambulance Accident, Ambulance Crash, Anoka-Champlin Fire, Minnesota

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Anoka-Champlin Fire, Allina Ambulance Accident, Minnesota

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Anoka-Champlin Fire, Anoka, Minnesota, Allina EMS, Ambulance Crash

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March 6 – An ambulance responding to a medical call was involved in an accident in Anoka on Sunday morning.

The Anoka-Champlin Fire Department was called to the intersection of 7th Avenue and Highway 10 around 10:30 a.m. While enroute, crews were advised of entrapment.

Anoka-Champlin Chief 2 reported a crash involving an Allina EMS ambulance and a passenger vehicle. He further reported that the occupant of the car was trapped. Elk River Fire Department sent an ambulance to the scene.

Fire crews extricated the driver of the car and she was transported to Mercy Hospital with unknown injuries.

The two EMS crew member suffered minor injuries, according to Anoka Police.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.