Ambulance hydroplanes off highway, flips onto its side in Junction City

No injuries were reported after an ambulance hydroplaned off the highway and flipped onto its...
No injuries were reported after an ambulance hydroplaned off the highway and flipped onto its side Friday morning in Junction City.(Junction City Fire Department)
Published: Sep. 23, 2022 at 5:42 PM CDT
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JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (WIBW) - No injuries were reported after an ambulance hydroplaned off of the road and landed on its side Friday morning in Junction City.

According to the Junction City Fire Dept., the ambulance was returning from the scene of a traffic accident just after 8:00 a.m. A heavy amount rain started to came down, which is believed to be a major reason why the ambulance flew off the road and flipped onto its side before it finally came to rest in a ditch.

The Kansas Highway Patrol conducted the accident investigation, while Junction City police provided traffic units to the scene. Officials said no patients were on board the unit, and both technicians were wearing seatbelts. No significant injuries were reported as a result of the crash.