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BPS: Investigator hit by firetruck while on scene of house fire

Posted at 3:04 PM, Jul 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-26 15:10:03-04

BAINBRIDGE, Ga. — A Bainbridge Public Safety investigator is in the hospital after he was hit by a firetruck while on the scene of a house fire.

According to BPS, at about 11:30 a.m. Friday, they were assisting Decatur County Fire and Rescue at the scene of a house fire on Aryola Drive.

As first responders arrived on scene, BPS Investigator Mark Esquivel was unintentionally hit by a firetruck and suffered injuries to both legs. He was taken to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital and is undergoing treatment at this time.

BPS asks that you keep Mark and his family in your prayers.