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Lake Shore Drive Collision Between Ambulance And Pickup Truck

On Tuesday night (March 4, 2014) there was an accident involving a Chicago Fire Department ambulance and a pickup truck on Chicago’s Lake Shore Drive.

This traffic accident happened at approximately 10:40 p.m., near Lake Shore Drive and Marquette, in Chicago’s Woodlawn neighborhood.

Media accounts vary whether three people or five people were taken to hospitals. However, it appears as if all injuries were “non-life-threatening” in nature.


An excerpt from the March 5 CBS Chicago article titled “5 Hurt In Ambulance Crash On Lake Shore Drive” :

The driver of the pickup was cited for failure to yield to an emergency vehicle.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the CBS Chicago article mentioned above, as well as the March 5 ABC7Chicago.com article titled “Ambulance, truck collide on Lake Shore Drive.”

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