Police: EMT beaten by patient in ambulance

November 21, 2011 2:12:37 PM PST
A Chicago firefighter paramedic was beaten inside an ambulance Monday morning.

The ambulance was transporting Mohamed Natour after a traffic crash at 76th and Racine.

When the ambulance arrived at Holy Cross Hospital, Natour reportedly struck the paramedic in the head.

Both the paramedic and Natour were treated and released from the hospital.

Natour is now charged with aggravated battery.