Ambulance, Jeep collide in intersection; driver transported to hospital for treatment

TULSA - An EMSA ambulance was in an accident Friday afternoon involving one other vehicle.

Around 1:30 p.m., the ambulance was driving westbound from the off ramp at I-44 and Peoria, preparing to turn south.

Police say the ambulance had its lights on and sirens going.  All vehicles yielded at the intersection except a Jeep driving northbound.  

Police say the Jeep was driving full speed when it collided with the ambulance in the intersection of Peoria.

Officials say the Jeep's driver was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.  Police say they suffered a broken femur and possibly a broken elbow.

No other injuries were reported.

The driver was issued tickets for failing to yield to an emergency vehicle and failing to wear a seatbelt.

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