2 injured after ambulance strikes tree in Forrest County

2 injured after ambulance strikes tree in Forrest County
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FORREST COUNTY (WDAM) - An ambulance responding to a call collided with a tree Wednesday night on Cross Creek Road in Forrest County.

Emergency crews responded to the scene where the AAA Ambulance struck the tree around 8:30 p.m.

Rawl Springs Volunteer firefighters extricated the paramedic, who was trapped in the ambulance.

Both crew members on the ambulance were transported to Forrest General with injuries, according to emergency officials on scene.

The cause of the wreck is under investigation.