A North Lauderdale Fire (Broward County near Ft Lauderdale) rescue truck was involved in a serious crash this afternoon in nearby Lauderhill. The crash was reported shortly after 1500 hours on State Road 7. Reports are that the rescue unit was transporting a high-priority pediatric patient to the hospital when the crash occurred. The rescue truck reportedly struck the rear of a tow truck.
The child (is listed as critical), an adult and two firefighters were taken to the hospital. It’s unknown if the child’s current condition is due to the initial emergency or the crash-or a combination.
HERE is video from the scene: