WILLIAMSBURG, Ky (WYMT) – One person had to be rushed to the hospital after a crash involving an ambulance. It happened along Highway 25W in Whitley County, not far from Williamsburg. The Whitley County Sheriff tells us the ambulance was heading to a call when a car hit it. Someone in the car was injured, [...] read more..
Long Beach Fire Department considers single paramedic response system
LONG BEACH, CA – As the Long Beach Fire Department struggles to find fat to trim after years of reductions, officials are considering putting a single paramedic on each responding vehicle instead of running two-paramedic teams. Fire command staff and city officials are presenting the switch as a way to shorten response times by requiring [...] read more..
Cops: Paramedic accused of assaulting woman outside of police station
GASTON COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A Gaston County paramedic is accused of assaulting a woman in the parking lot of a police station, according to police. Police say 49-year-old Bryan Allen Geouge is accused of assaulting a female dispatcher late Monday night in the parking lot of the Gaston County Police Department. Geouge told officers that [...] read more..