Fire vehicle hits log truck then crashes into house

A Howe Springs fire vehicle was heading to respond to an accident in Florence County Tuesday night when it approached a curve and hit a log truck, ran off the road, then crashed into a home on Apple Valley Drive off of Howe Springs Road, according to Howe Springs Fire Chief Billy Dillon.

Dillon said two firefighters in the vehicle suffered minor injuries.

He added an elderly man inside the home was taken t the hospital.

He is not sure of the man's injuries.

Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of the collision.

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