Friends of the Professional Car Society - Official Website of the Professional Car Society, Inc.Friends of the Professional Car Society - Official Website of the Professional Car Society, Inc.



Go Back   Friends of the Professional Car Society - Official Website of the Professional Car Society, Inc. > Professional Car Discussion > General Discussion Forum

Notices

General Discussion Forum For the general discussion of Professional Cars.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 10-23-2009, 01:41 PM
Jeremy D. Ledford Jeremy D. Ledford is offline
PCS Volunteer Chapter President
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Lebanon TN 37090 (Shop Springs community
Posts: 1,887
Thanks: 9,452
Thanked 2,957 Times in 1,058 Posts
Groans: 6
Groaned at 1 Time in 1 Post
Default Tragic Nashville Tennessee ambulance crash

Here is a news link to the story about a tragic ambulance crash that happened in Nashville yesterday that killed two, http://www.newschannel5.com/global/story.asp?s=11367798
__________________
Jeremy D. Ledford.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-23-2009, 07:16 PM
Kevin Lynch's Avatar
Kevin Lynch Kevin Lynch is offline
PCS Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Venice FL 34293
Posts: 356
Thanks: 299
Thanked 442 Times in 217 Posts
Groans: 0
Groaned at 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Fatal ambulance wreck in Tampa

AMR rig hit a family coming home from a Boy Scout meeting....grandfather killed.
http://www2.tbo.com/content/2009/oct...tal-collision/

The ambulance crew survived; driver cited for infraction. What was behind this is a mystery too.

Dangerous work indeed.
Kevin
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-24-2009, 08:33 AM
Steve Lichtman's Avatar
Steve Lichtman Steve Lichtman is offline
PCS Elected Director
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Mt. Airy MD 21771
Posts: 3,009
Thanks: 1,390
Thanked 7,722 Times in 2,084 Posts
Groans: 0
Groaned at 5 Times in 5 Posts
Default

Tragic any time an EMS provider is killed in the line of duty. My thoughts are with his family and co-workers, as well as with the family of the patient who died as well.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 10-24-2009, 11:35 AM
John ED Renstrom's Avatar
John ED Renstrom John ED Renstrom is offline
PCS Member - Elected Director 2017-2020
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Hot Springs SD 57747
Posts: 11,142
Thanks: 3,943
Thanked 14,406 Times in 6,091 Posts
Groans: 2
Groaned at 3 Times in 3 Posts
Default

for the number of miles driven it is suprising how low the accident rate is. in both these cases neather rigs were going code both just driving down the road. one never understands this kind of thing. we just know it happends
__________________
drop in for coffee anytime
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Crash Testing 1972 Style.. Paul Steinberg General Discussion Forum 5 10-12-2010 12:10 AM
Crash test compares crashworthiness then and now Jean-Marc Dugas General Discussion Forum 9 10-05-2009 04:02 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:59 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2009 - 2018 Friends of the Professional Car Society