Fire truck hit, 50 other accidents in Tulsa since Sunday

Posted on Monday, December 14th, 2020 at 4:42 am    

TULSA, OK – Officials with the Tulsa Fire Department say icy road conditions contributed to a fire truck being hit Sunday night, and that fire crews have responded to roughly 50 accidents since Sunday morning, reports News on 6.

Andy Little with the Tulsa Fire Department said a driver lost control of their vehicle due to the icy conditions and slammed into the fire truck Sunday night. He further stated the firefighters in the crash were fortunate to have not sustained injuries.

Little also noted that in addition to the roughly 50 accidents responded-to by Tulsa Fire Department, there have likely been other crashes that were not reported or responded to.

Officials remind motorists to drive slow and give extra attention to emergency vehicles on icy roads.

We will update this blog if more details become available.

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