10/21/2011

Video: Dash cam shows car strike firefighters

One firefighter suffered a broken ankle and the other a broken leg

By PoliceOne Staff

GOOSE GREEK, S.C. — Dash cam released Thursday shows a car strike firefighters who were standing on the side of a highway.

In the video, one man falls to the ground and others gather around to assist him.

One firefighter suffered a broken ankle and the other a broken leg, but both have since been released from the hospital, according to Live 5 News.

Driver Jessica Lanier, who told police she drank three beers in three hours, was charged with DUI, police said. She is out of jail on $1,000 bond.



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