Ambulance medic, patient killed in Tennessee highway crash

Ambulance medic, patient killed in Tennessee highway crash

December 1st, 2018 by Associated Press in Breaking News

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — An ambulance has crashed on a Tennessee highway, killing a medic and a patient.

Metro Nashville Police said the single-vehicle crash occurred Friday night on Interstate 40. The patient and a medic in the rear of the vehicle were ejected during the crash.

Police tweeted that the victims were taken to a hospital in critical condition but later pronounced dead.

It is unclear what caused the crash or why the patient was being transported.