Five Meade County Ky Firefighters Hurt In Crash
They were on their way to save lives, but instead five Meade County firefighters needed saving themselves after their fire truck overturned on the way to a crash scene.
It happened along US 448 near Brandenburg, about 30 miles southwest of Louisville.
Police said the victims are all volunteer firefighters from Brandenburg and Doe Valley.
LEX 18 is told rescue crews helped pull the firefighters out from under the truck.
All five firefighters on board were airlifted to local hospitals. Their names have not been released.
Meade County fire officials said the victims' injuries range from minor to serious, but all five were conscious when they left the scene.