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Scared their child was going to die, a D.C. couple was bewildered that no ambulance was available to help Saturday night. The boy had to be taken from their Northeast D.C. home to the hospital in a fire truck.
The trouble with fire equipment and ambulances in the District of Columbia is growing even as the fire department plans to buy new equipment.
The D.C. fire department says an ambulance was taken out of service while on a run to the White House because it ran out of gas.
When a medical emergency strikes, the ambulance often speeds the patient to the hospital. But the steps could be different when the patient is suffering a heart attack.
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Ambulances in Ecuador are trying something different to get drivers' attention as they respond to emergency calls.
D.C. Fire & EMS is coming under fire after a new report raises questions about whether the department is prepared for emergencies.
District of Columbia public safety officials are holding a news conference to discuss concerns over ambulance response times.
A District of Columbia police officer seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash had to wait at least 15 minutes for an ambulance from Prince George's County because none were available in Washington.
District of Columbia police say a Waldorf woman was killed in a fiery crash after the van she was driving collided with a D.C. ambulance.