Fire EMS, Health & Safety

Two Firefighters Stabbed Responding to Medical Call in San Diego

Two firefighters were stabbed while responding to an EMS call in San Diego, California, according to a news report.

NBC San Diego reported that the crew was responding to help an “intoxicated subject” at 3:55 p.m. on Wednesday when the incident occurred.

When they arrived, a bystander reportedly attacked the firefighters. A witness said she saw a suspect wrestling with officers on the ground and a firefighter rushing up to help them, according to the report.

The firefighters apparently sustained nonlife-threatening wounds from the stabbing, and the suspect was apprehended.

Read more at http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/Firefighters-Get-Into-Altercation-During-Call-309660001.html.

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