Emergency vehicles involved in 2 crashes

February 16, 2010 3:23:45 PM PST
Two Chicago Fire Department vehicles were involved in separate crashes Tuesday in two different neighborhoods.One happened around 9:40 Tuesday morning at Laramie and Augusta in the Austin neighborhood. It involved an ambulance that was on the way to a call. Six people were taken to hospitals in serious to fair condition.

About a half hour earlier, a fire engine crashed into another vehicle at Ogden and Sacramento in the Douglas Park neighborhood. Four people received minor injuries.

Police are investigating the cause of that crash.