Fire Engine, Pickup Collide in Kentucky


At least one person is being checked out after a fire truck slams into a pickup.

It happened Sunday afternoon near the intersection of Kentucky Highway 18 and Hopeful Church Road.

Police said there was significant damage to the fire truck.

The driver was put into a neck brace at the scene.

Fire crews had to use the Jaws of Life to rescue the driver in the pickup.

Boone County police said the pickup driver was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation. There is no word on whether charges are pending.

Police did not say if the driver of the fire truck was a firefighter.