Semi runs into fire truck in northern Indiana

(WISH Photo, file)

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say three firefighters were hurt when a semitrailer ran into a fire truck at the scene of an earlier crash during a snowstorm on a northern Indiana highway.

The St. Joseph County Police Department says emergency crews were called about 4:30 a.m. Tuesday to a crash involving three vehicles on the U.S 20/31 bypass southwest of South Bend.

Police say the three firefighters were inside the Southwest Fire Territory truck when it was hit by the semitrailer.

Police say the firefighters were taken to hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries. The semi driver wasn’t hurt.

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