30
      Monday
      46 / 28
      Tuesday
      38 / 22
      Wednesday
      33 / 18

      UPDATE: Names of Injured Bedford Co. Firefighters Released Following Truck Accident

      UPDATE: 11:39 a.m.

      Bedford Co., VA - Virginia State Police have released the names of the injured firefighters involved in a truck accident Wednesday morning when their truck overturned.

      The injured firefighters are:

      Driver: Monty Coleman, 40

      Adrian Blazejewicz, 28

      An unidentified 17-year-old

      Brad Ellis, 26,

      and Zach Coleman, 18

      All are from Forest, VA.

      Another firefighter was transported to a nearby hospital. All six firefighters have now been released from the hospital.

      The accident remains under investigation by state police.

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      Update: 10:56a.m.

      Bedford Co., VA - Bedford County Fire and Rescue now says five firefighters were hurt when their fire truck overturned Wednesday morning.

      A sixth firefighter was also taken to the hospital for evaluation, which is standard practice.

      Five of the six firefighters are out of the hospital.

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      Update: 9:51 a.m.

      Bedford Co., VA - Officials with Bedford County Fire and Rescue say all six firefighters on board a fire truck that overturned Wednesday morning were transported to the hospital for evaluation.

      Two of the six were released.

      The other four are being treated for minor injuries.

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      Update: 7:37 a.m.

      Bedford Co., VA - Officials with Bedford County Fire and Rescue say four firefighters were injured after their fire truck rolled over Wednesday morning.

      Officials say Forest Volunteer Fire Company's Pumper 5 was heading to a house fire on Wyatts Way about 6:30 a.m. when it was involved in the accident. The truck overturned with six firefighters on board.

      Four firefighters were injured. Officials say those injuries are non-life threatening.

      The accident is still under investigation.

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      Bedford Co., VA - The Bedford Fire Department says crews are responding to a report of an accident involving a fire truck.

      According to the Bedford Fire Department's official Facebook page, the reported accident is on New London Road and involves Company 5. Company 5 is based in Forest.

      The post says the fire truck rolled over. No word on any injuries.

      ABC-13 has a crew headed to the scene.

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