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6 people hurt after pickup collides head-on with ambulance in Charlotte

Posted August 31, 2020 9:33 a.m. EDT
Updated August 31, 2020 12:23 p.m. EDT

— Six people were hurt after an ambulance was hit head-on by a pickup on Interstate 277 at Independence Boulevard in Charlotte.

Four people inside the pickup were rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Officials said the crash happened in uptown Charlotte at around 2:30 a.m. on Monday when an ambulance was driving in the inbound lanes.

The employees inside the ambulance are expected to recover from their injuries, and officials said they were not life-threatening. No patients were in the ambulance Monday morning.

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