Eight Firefighters Injured as Seattle Fire Apparatus Collide

Eight Seattle firefighters were taken to Harborview for evaluation after two fire vehicles smashed into each other in Seattle's Roosevelt neighborhood. The fire trucks were responding to an automatic fire alarm a bit before 8 a.m. Sunday.

The crash occurred at Northeast 65th Street and 12th Avenue Northeast.

One of the rigs caused damage to a nearby massage shop, according to a report from a Seattle Times reporter.

Seattle Fire will be investigating the incident.


Stay up to date on everything Fire Rescue. Click the buttons below to learn more about how to subscribe.

Magazine Subscription Newsletter Subscription