FM fire truck flips on way to accident

Fort Madison firefighters climb out of the truck that tipped into the water south of the 35th Street railroad bridge on the way to an accident. No firefighters were injured in the mishap. Photo by Chuck Vandenberg/PCC.


FORT MADISON – Responding to an injury accident Wednesday evening on 35th Street south of the railroad bridge, a Fort Madison fire truck tipped on its side into the slough in about 2-3 feet of water. All firefighters in the truck were able to get out. No injuries were reported at the scene.

An unidentified Fort Madison firefighter climbs out of the fire truck that tipped on its side Wednesday evening at approximately 6:40 p.m. Photo by Chuck Vandenberg/PCC.



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