FEMA Ambulance Overturns after Being Hit on 18th Avenue

BROOKLYN -

An ambulance with its lights flashing traveling westbound on 18th Avenue in Boro Park was crossing 52nd Street when it was hit by a car which was crossing the avenue. As a result of the impact, the ambulance, which was an out of state vehilcle that was helping out FEMA, overturned and skidded several feet before coming to a halt.

Hatzolah responded immediately and fortunately there were no injuries reported at the time.

A minivan hits a FEMA ambulance at the intersection of 18th Avenue and 52nd Street.
As the ambulance overturns in the background, the minivan can be seen as it begins to smoke while in the intersection.