Phoenix fire truck crashes into light pole, car

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By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas

PHOENIX – An investigation is underway to determine how a parked fire truck crashed into a light pole and a car in Phoenix Sunday night.

The fire engine responded to a medical call at an apartment complex at Missouri and 17th avenues around 7 p.m.

Capt. Mark Vanacore with the Phoenix Fire Department said all crew members had exited the fire truck and were in the complex when they heard a crash.

They returned to find the truck had hit a light pole and a parked car. The pole fell on the unoccupied vehicle.

Vanacore said no one was injured during the incident.

At this time, it is not known why the engine left its parked position and crashed.

Phoenix police are investigating to determine exactly what happened.