Three Medics Injured Following Fail To Stop Collision

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Three South Western Ambulance Service medics have been injured after their stationary vehicle was hit by a car. 

The car, a grey Audi S3, was in collision with the ambulance in Toronto Road, Southmead, Bristol at about 4.30 am today (Sunday 25 April). 

After the Audi struck the stationary ambulance, the driver got out of their vehicle and ran from the scene. 

Three South Western Ambulance Service employees were taken to the hospital for emergency treatment. 

Two remain at hospital, where they are being treated for various injuries.

The third medic has since been discharged from hospital and is recovering at home. 

Acting Sgt Andrew Parker, of the Roads Policing Unit, said: 

“An investigation is being carried out into this serious collision which has left three ambulance service employees injured.

“We’ve made one arrest in connection with this incident so far, but enquiries are ongoing to establish the exact circumstances of this collision.

“We’d like to speak to anyone who saw this incident, or who may have relevant mobile phone or Dash Cam footage. 

“If you can help, please call 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5221088520.”

One comment

  1. What a disgusting coward the driver of the Audi is…hope the courts throw the book at him. I also hope the ambulance personnel recover quickly.

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