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One arrested after car crashes into firetruck responding to stalled vehicle

Around 2am on 5-25-21, LFR Engine 1 was blocking traffic on I-27 where N Loop 289 passes over.
Around 2am on 5-25-21, LFR Engine 1 was blocking traffic on I-27 where N Loop 289 passes over.(Lubbock Fire Department)
Updated: May. 25, 2021 at 4:02 PM CDT
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LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - Lubbock Firefighters are reminding drivers to move over and slow down after a vehicle crashed into the back of a firetruck around 2 a.m. on Tuesday.

The person in the passenger car was uninjured and arrested by Lubbock Police Department. The...
The person in the passenger car was uninjured and arrested by Lubbock Police Department. The person is being charged with DWI, expired registration, and operating a vehicle with no driver's license.(Lubbock Fire Department)

Officials say LFR Engine 1 was blocking traffic on I-27 at North Loop 289 due to a vehicle stalled under the overpass.

The firetruck was hit in the back bumper. Four firefighters were inside, but none were injured.

The person in the passenger car was uninjured, but was arrested by Lubbock Police officers. That person, is being charged with DWI, expired registration and operating a vehicle with no driver’s license.

Tiffany Aguirre
Tiffany Aguirre(Lubbock Police)
Around 2am on 5-25-21, LFR Engine 1 was blocking traffic on I-27 where N Loop 289 passes over.
Around 2am on 5-25-21, LFR Engine 1 was blocking traffic on I-27 where N Loop 289 passes over.(Lubbock Fire Department)

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