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Two firefighters injured in Sunday crash

Posted on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 8:41 am

PHOTO-LA CRASH ON NNThis stretch of rural Highway NN was filled with emergency personnel on Sunday afternoon after two Louisiana-area firefighters were injured after overturning their 2003 Freightliner 3000 fire engine.


Two Buffalo Fire Protection District firefighters are reportedly recovering in a St. Louis area hospital from their injuries that they sustained when their fire engine turned over on a rural Pike County highway.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, firemen Jeremy L. Baker, 26, of Louisiana, was driving southbound on Hwy. NN between Bowling Green and Louisiana on Sunday afternoon as the Buffalo Fire Protection District responded to the scene of a brush fire.