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Accident victims flee when ambulance reaches ER

REDWOOD FALLS – Two individuals injured in a one-car rollover Wednesday afternoon fled the ambulance when it reached the hospital emergency room.

According to the State Patrol, the accident happened around 1:42 a.m. on state Highway 67 and Redwood County Road 1when a 1996 Chevrolet Blazer rolled in the ditch.

The driver and a passenger, whose identities are unknown, were transported to the Redwood hospital but fled when the ambulance reached the emergency room.

The extent of their injuries is unknown.

The Morgan Police Department, Redwood County Sheriff and North memorial Ambulance assisted at the scene of the accident.

Carolyn Lange

A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers regional news with the West Central Tribune.

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