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North Carolina Firefighters Injured in Rollover

(FOX 8)

Crash involving Pinecroft Sedgefield Fire District fire truck

FirefighterNation Staff

GREENSBORO, North Carolina – Three firefighters were transported to a hospital after their firetruck overturned in Guilford County on Tuesday.

FOX 8 reported that troopers responded to a crash on Interstate 73, near I-85 Business, at about 6:14 p.m.

Troopers told FOX 8 that the Pinecroft Sedgefield Fire District fire truck was headed east on I-73.

When the driver tried to merge from the I-85 Business off-ramp onto I-73, a vehicle in front of the fire truck slowed down quickly.

The firetruck then swerved to avoid hitting the vehicle and overturned several times.

The driver and two other firefighters were transported to a hospital. No one has been charged. There was no report on the conditions of the injured firefighters

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