Sullivan Co. ambulance returning from Indy rolls over, injures two

(Provided Photo/Indiana State Police)
(Provided Photo/Indiana State Police)

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI/WISH) – Shortly before 3 p.m. Wednesday, a Sullivan County ambulance returning from a medical run to Indianapolis was involved in a crash.

Officials say the driver of that ambulance attempted to pass a semi in the westbound lanes of Interstate 70, near the 12 mile marker, when a gust of wind started to blow the ambulance off the roadway.

The driver then overcorrected and flipped the vehicle several times. The driver and passenger were taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Indiana State Police say they were able to extricate themselves from the overturned ambulance.

There were no patients on board at the time of the crash. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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