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Two firefighters injured after tanker truck flips over

Last Updated: 22 August, 2011

Two firefighters in Otto Township were injured after the t anker truck they were riding in was involved in an accident.

According to reports, the accident occurred when the truck collided with an Oldsmobile while it was attempting a left turn. The 27-year-old driver of this vehicle and two firefighters in the truck were all transported to nearby hospitals to be treated.

One firefighter and the driver of the Oldsmobile were taken to Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee and the other firefighter was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center.

The truck had its lights and sirens activated when it passed a vehicle in the southbound lane and attempted to pass by the Oldsmobile and they collided.

If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident due to another driver’s negligence, you need experienced representation on your side. Contact the Kankakee car accident lawyers of Spiros Law, P.C., today by calling (815) 929-9292 and discussing your options.