Fire truck overturns while responding to a call
UNION HOPE, North Carolina – Two firefighter were injured Sunday when the fire truck they were in overturned while responding to a call.
WNCN reports that firefighters from the Ferrell Volunteer Fire Department were responding to an electrical investigation at 10:18 a.m.
The driver of the fire truck went off the road, over corrected, and then ran off the other side of the road.
The apparatus hit a ditch and overturned along N.C. 97 near Old Nash Road.
Both firefighters were transported to a hospital, treated and released.
The North Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the incident.