Firefighter injured after truck overturns in Rutherford County

Firefighter injured after truck overturns in Rutherford County

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A firefighter was injured after a fire vehicle overturned in Rutherford County Sunday.

According to fire officials, the incident happened in the 2600 block of Cove Road.

A unit from the Shingle Hollow Fire Department was responding to a medical emergency when the truck was forced off the road by a passing vehicle.

The truck ran up an embankment and overturned.

The driver was trapped but was rescued and transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

No other injuries were reported.

This is a developing story and no further information has been released.

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