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Ambulance carrying patient in accident with car

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville Metro EMS ambulance transporting a patient was involved in an accident while heading to the hospital.

The crash happened at Lexington Road and Frankfort Avenue at 10:15 a.m.

From Air 3, it appears the car was turning off westbound Frankfort Avenue onto Lexington Road when it was hit on the passenger side by the ambulance that was heading east on Frankfort Avenue.

The collision threw one person in the ambulance from the treatment area in the back into the cab. That person, reported to be a firefighter, suffered a shoulder injury.

The patient was taken on to the hospital by another Metro EMS unit.

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