Ambulance involved in crash with SUV while transporting patient

March 21, 2013 4:56:18 AM PDT
An ambulance transporting a patient to a hospital was involved in a crash with an SUV in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, fire officials said.

The incident happened Thursday morning near West Garfield and South Ashland.

The Chicago Fire Department ambulance was heading to the University of Illinois Medical Center. After the accident, the patient was transferred to another ambulance.

The patient's relative was also in the ambulance at the time of the crash.