Fort Worth firefighter struck by vehicle while working a rollover crash
The Fort Worth Fire Department says one of their firefighters has been seriously injured while working a rollover crash earlier this morning near the 2900 block of Highway 114.
Latest information from the department indicates a firefighter from Engine 11 was struck while getting out of the fire engine. The fire engine was also struck. Units were arriving on the scene of a rollover accident on eastbound Highway 114 just past 156. The accident was dispatched just before 6:00AM.
Reports indicate the firefighter’s injuries are not life threatening. According to the department, he suffered a serious injury to a lower extremity and was taken to Baylor Grapevine for treatment. The firefighter is in stable condition.
The driver of the vehicle stopped and is cooperating with investigators.