Fire truck in suburban accident

December 11, 2008 9:40:48 AM PST
A fire truck was involved in an accident Thursday morning in suburban Willowbrook. Officials say a car struck the side of a ladder truck from The Tri-State Fire Department. It happened in the 700-block of Plainfield Road.

The firefighters were headed to a call at the time of the crash to assist with a patient.

One person in the car and three firefighters were injured. The firefighters were treated and released from an area hospital.