3 hospitalized after ambulance, van collide in Brockton

BROCKTON, MASS. (WHDH) - Three people were hospitalized after an ambulance and a van collided in Brockton early Tuesday morning.

Fire crews responding to the area of North Main and Battles streets just after 12:30 a.m. found the ambulance and van had sustained front-end damage.

Witnesses reportedly told police that the van was traveling south on North Main Street and had a green light as it drove through the Battles Street intersection.

The ambulance was heading eastbound on Battles Street when it crossed the intersection and collided with the van, police said.

The 30-year-old driver of the van was transported to Brockton Hospital with minor injuries, while two paramedics were taken to Good Samaritan Medical center with minor injuries.

Police say they cited the 48-year-old ambulance driver for failing to stop.

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