An ambulance collided with a police car at the intersection of Kutyakova and Astrakhanskaya Streets in the Kirov District of Saratov. Later, a patient who was being transported by an ambulance died in the hospital. This was announced on Saturday, January 23, by the Saratov portal “Look-info “…
“The ambulance was carrying a patient in serious condition. During the clash, they carried out resuscitation measures. The car went with beacons, a sound signal, but it was not possible to avoid a collision. The patient was loaded into another vehicle that arrived promptly. As a result of the accident, a paramedic was also injured, ”the regional health ministry’s press service commented on the accident.
It is clarified that the paramedic was hospitalized with injuries.
“A patient hospitalized with a massive heart attack died when he was taken to the hospital in another ambulance. The condition during transportation – at the time and before the accident – was critical, ”the Health Ministry said.
The traffic police noted that the ambulance collided with a Lada Granta police car near the Triumph Mall shopping center. The ambulance turned over from the impact.
“According to preliminary information,“ Lada Granta ”, driven by a district police officer (39 years old), was moving at a permitting traffic light, an ambulance car passed the intersection with special signals on. Currently, traffic police officers are working on the spot, all the circumstances of the accident are being established. An official check has been assigned to the police officer, “the MIA General Administration for the Saratov Region commented the portal…
Investigators of the Kirovsky district organized a pre-investigation check into the accident.
It is noted that for the first time an eyewitness told about the incident in the Solnechny Saratov group on the VKontakte social network. An accident witness published a video from the scene of the accident.
Earlier, on January 19, in Arkhangelsk, a PAZ regular bus collided with an ambulance at an intersection, flew onto the sidewalk and hit a woman. The victim was hospitalized.