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Ambulance Involved in Accident on Frederick Ave.

The driver and front passenger of the ambulance were taken to Mosaic for evaluation of minor injuries.

Posted: Dec 9, 2017 7:36 PM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) The accident occurred around 6:30 p.m. Saturday after a pickup began to pull out of the Red Lobster parking lot onto Frederick Ave.

According to police, traffic on the outside lane of Frederick stopped to let the pickup out, however, the driver pulled out in front of the ambulance that was traveling along the inside lane. 

The occupants of the ambulance complained of neck and back pain and were transported to Mosaic for evaluation. 

The driver of the pickup refused medical treatment and was ticketed for failing to yield.

One westbound lane of Frederick along with the turn lane between I-29 and Woodbine were temporarily closed. 

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