Ambulance Crashes After Canada Medics Fall Asleep
An ambulance rolled into a ditch Tuesday morning after the Manitoba medic behind the wheel fell asleep.
Manitoba EMS officials told The Winnipeg Free Press it is a "common" case of work-induced fatigue for paramedics who work in a rural area.
"I believe it can be related to a fatigue issue," said Wayne Chacun, who is a paramedic in Virden and represents paramedics in the Manitoba Government Employees Union, about the accident which happened just before 7 a.m. "They didn’t get a chance to...
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