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Three transported to hospital after truck hits fire engine in Hampton

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Posted at 12:58 PM, Mar 17, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-17 15:22:30-04

Hampton, Va. – Three people were injured Tuesday morning when a pickup truck hit a Hampton Fire engine in Hampton.

The incident occurred at 10:55 a.m. at the intersection of Andrews Boulevard and Woodland Road.

Police say the fire engine was traveling northbound on Woodland Road when it was hit by a blue GMC pickup truck traveling eastbound on Andrews Boulevard. The crash caused the fire engine to hit a red Volkswagen that was traveling southbound on Woodland Road.

The fire engine was not en route to an emergency call at the time of the crash.

The female driver of the Volkswagen, the male driver of the pickup truck, and the male driver of the fire engine were all transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The crash is still under investigation.