95-Year-Old Woman Dies & 8 People Injured after T-Bone Crash Overturns an Ambulance in Brooklyn

Olowokandi Fiyin
Apr 05, 2021
07:15 A.M.
Share this pen

A 95-year-old woman has been confirmed dead after an EMS vehicle she was being transported in was overturned in a crash with a car headed in the opposite direction.


The NYPD police have confirmed that the sole casualty in a recent T-bone crash in Brooklyn was a 95-year-old patient. The woman was getting transported in an ambulance due to an illness when the crash happened.

In the footage shared on Twitter, the EMS vehicle transporting the patient was rammed from the side by a black 2002 Maxima, and the effect caused it to topple over, lying on its side.

NYPD officers stand at the scene of an incident. | Photo: Getty Images

NYPD officers stand at the scene of an incident. | Photo: Getty Images


Authorities relayed that the patient, who had a heart-related illness, died from the injuries sustained in the crash. Eight others were also said to be badly injured and were transferred to the hospital.

The Ambulance was said to be southbound on Schenectady while the Maxima was headed for the west. The EMS vehicle contained an adult male believed to be the woman’s son and some health workers.


The Maxima had two people who were also injured. So far, investigations are going on concerning the accident as authorities are trying to confirm if there were criminal undertones to the incident.

Authorities believed that the weather was a significant cause.


Another ambulance accident reported at Boone County was said to have caused the death of three people. The three-vehicle collision involved a Whitesville ambulance.

Boone County first responders recounted that a car lost control, crossed the center line, and crashed head-on into another vehicle. The impact of the collision affected the ambulance on Lens Creek Road.


The two casualties of the crash were from the same vehicle while the occupants of the ambulance, a patient, and two paramedics were left unscratched. Authorities believed that the weather was a significant cause.

Last November, an ambulance responding to an emergency on Cross Coates Road, Grimsby, was in a collision with a white Suzuki Alto. The white vehicle had two occupants, an 85-year-old woman, and an 87-year-old man.

Humberside police shared that the woman died at the crash scene while the man was taken to the hospital. Appeals were also made to the public concerning the possibility of a dashcam.

Please fill in your e-mail so we can share with you our top stories!
By subscribing, you agree to our Privacy Policy
Related posts

Mom Falls Unconscious, Gets Help from 3-Year-Old Son and His Knowledge of Emergencies from a Cartoon

May 06, 2022

Officers Claim They Heard Adult Voice Calling For Help from Car Where Only a Toddler Was Trapped Alive

April 26, 2022

Patsy Cline Talked about Her ‘Time to Go’ Right before the Fatal Crash That Left Her Two Kids without a Mom

March 31, 2022

Disabled Sister Takes Care of 7 Siblings after Their Mom's Death, People Unite to Reward Her

March 13, 2022

Liam Neeson Walked TV Wife Down Wedding Aisle Just 2 Months after Natasha Richardson's Death

May 15, 2022

Woman Wakes up after Coma Asking for Husband, Doesn't Remember She Buried Him 15 Years Before

January 31, 2022

20 Years after Newborn Daughter’s Death, Man Hears, ‘Dad, I Finally Found You’ – Story of the Day

March 05, 2022

Robert Conrad's Wife of 27 Years Remarried before His Death Yet Called Him Her 'Partner' after His Funeral

March 22, 2022

After Mom's Death, Son Kicks Stepdad Out of the House & Posh Car Stops in Front of the Old Man — Story of the Day

February 12, 2022

Rich Woman Tends to Homeless Man, One Day Notices He Has the Same Birthmark as Her — Story of the Day

January 28, 2022

Dad-Of-2 Says He's Going to Hospital and Never Returns, Is Found Safe and Sound 23 Years Later

March 08, 2022

Susan Lucci's Husband of 52 Years Called Her Then-Fiancé 'This Boy' at Her Engagement Party

February 20, 2022

Man Is Certain His Wife Died 3 Years Ago, Accidentally Meets Her on Vacation – Story of the Day

February 09, 2022

Man Mocks Woman for Damaging His Car, Sees Her with His Wife in Ambulance the Next Day — Story of the Day

April 17, 2022