Woman injured after crashing into Evanston firetruck

A woman was injured after crashing into a firetruck in Evanston Sunday morning.

About 9:50 a.m., a woman driving near the intersection of Central and Ridge suffered a “medical issue” and crashed into Firetruck 23, which was responding to an emergency call at the time, said Evanston Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott.The woman then crashed into a telephone police, Parrott said.

The woman, whose exact age was not immediately known, was taken to Evanston Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, Parrott said. No fire personnel were hurt.


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