Three Bedford Firefighters Suffer Injuries In Truck Accident

Posted On June 13, 2017


Three Bedford, Kentucky, firefighters escaped serious injuries when their truck crashed during an emergency call in Trimble County on Monday afternoon.

A Kentucky State Police dispatcher said the firefighters were taken to a hospital in La Grange for an examination, but their injuries were expected to be minor.

The crash occurred about 4:50 p.m. on U.S. 421 South at Rose Hill Road. The firefighters were responding to a fully engulfed house fire reported at 4:27 p.m. on the 2300 block of Kentucky 316, the dispatcher said.

New Castle fire units also responded to the fire.

Crews cleared the truck from the scene by 6:30 p.m.