FLINT, MI — There have been no main accidents in a three-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon that included an ambulance hauling a 30-foot “Trump Unity Bridge”, in response to Flint police.
The crash occurred simply after 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 22 on the intersection of Dort Freeway and Courtroom Road, Detective Sgt. Tyrone Sales space confirmed with MLive-The Flint Journal.
Medics arrived on the scene however no severe accidents have been reported, Sales space stated. He stated he’s uncertain what precipitated the crash.
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An ambulance concerned within the crash was hauling a 30-foot “Trump Unity Bridge” owned by Rob Cortis.
The ambulance could possibly be seen crashed right into a phone pole within the northwest nook of the busy intersection.
A silver car with harm to the passenger facet and a black car with front-end harm have been additionally noticed within the roadway.
The Trump Unity Bridge, full with indicators studying “All Lives Matter,” “Construct The Wall,” and “Make America Nice Once more” has turn into a well-known sight at occasions throughout the state of Michigan, together with protests on the state capitol and rallies.
Cortis, of Livonia, stated the crash occurred as he was driving dwelling from a cease in Gaylord the place he attended an occasion opposing highschool masks mandates.
He stated he was driving south on on Dort Freeway by a inexperienced gentle when a automotive ran a purple gentle. Cortis tried to brake however hit the facet of the car.
The ambulance then spun and hit a phone pole, he stated.
“A minimum of everybody was protected and nobody was critically damage,” Cortis stated, noting one girl was taken away in an ambulance after experiencing chest ache, however there have been no severe accidents.
“We’ll pray for her to be protected,” he stated.
The Courtroom Road and Dort Freeway intersection was among the many high 10 most harmful intersections in Genesee County in 2020, with 27 crashes and 10 accidents reported final yr, in response to a examine by Michigan Auto Legislation.
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