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3 injured after ambulance crash in Wakulla County

Posted at 12:37 PM, Jun 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-14 12:41:11-04

WAKULLA COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) — The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating after an ambulance crashed into a tree in Wakulla County while transporting a patient.

Troopers say around 5 a.m. Friday morning, a Weems Hospital ambulance crashed into a tree off U.S. 319 near Shawn Whaley Road.

FHP says the driver of the ambulance suffered a medical emergency and drove off the road and into a tree. The ambulance was transporting a patient at the time of the crash.

Three people, including the patient, the driver and a second paramedic, were taken to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. Their conditon is unknown at this time.

FHP is investigating the crash. No charges have been filed at this time.

This is a developing story. Stay with us for details.