Patient overpowers EMS crew, steals ambulance - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Patient overpowers EMS crew, steals ambulance

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- An ambulance was stolen Tuesday night by a patient, which left the EMS crew stranded.

It happened just before 11 Tuesday night on I-64 in Franklin County.

EMS was taking the patient from a Richmond hospital to Our Lady of Peace in Louisville when police say the patient became combative and overpowered the EMT's and left them on the side of the highway.

The patient turned perpetrator was found at a Waddy truck stop in Shelby County.

No one was injured. The ambulance did have minor damage.

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