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Dispatcher Meets Baby She Helped Deliver During 911 Call

Dispatcher Meets Baby She Helped Deliver During 911 Call

Tiffany Martin went into labor just before 5 a.m., Tuesday, and a friend called 911 to try and get her help. 

UNION COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– There was a special moment Friday for a 911 dispatcher after she helped delivery a baby over the phone.

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Air Evac Lifeteam Signs 7-year Contract with Able Aerospace

Air Evac Lifeteam Signs 7-year Contract with Able Aerospace

Able Aerospace Services, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., has signed a seven-year contract extension with Air Evac Lifeteam, part of Air Medical Group Holdings.

MESA, AZ  — Air Evac Lifeteam signed a 7-year contract renewal agreement with Able Aerospace Services, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation, Inc.

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Georgia Fire Department Fights to Take Over EMS Duties

Georgia Fire Department Fights to Take Over EMS Duties

Augusta Fire Chief Chris James tries to get rid of private EMS agency Gold Cross in a surprise presentation.

AUGUSTA, Ga. — The Augusta Fire Department’s push to replace Gold Cross as city ambulance provider advanced Thursday with an unannounced presentation by Commissioner Sammie Sias at a Region 6 EMS Council meeting in Washington, GA.

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Video: Man Steals Ambulance with Paramedic, Patient inside

Video: Man Steals Ambulance with Paramedic, Patient inside

The paramedic called 911 while in the back of the ambulance, saying she feared for the patient’s safety.

DAYTON, Ohio — Police dash cam footage shows a cruiser chasing an ambulance after a man stole it with a paramedic and patient still inside.

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6 Firefighters Fired After Hanging Noose on Lieutenant’s Family Photos

6 Firefighters Fired After Hanging Noose on Lieutenant's Family Photos

—City of Miami tells news media to stop showing photos of firefighters fired in incident.

MIAIMI  — Six firefighters were fired over an incident in which someone hung a noose over a black lieutenant’s family photos inside a fire station. The city of Miami is now demanding that the media stop showing their pictures.

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It’s Official: LifeFlight Out, StatFlight In

It's Official: LifeFlight Out, StatFlight In

LifeFlight operated via the company Air Methods. StatFlight is a PHI Air Medical controlled flight program.

EVANSVILLE, IN  – St. Vincent Hospital is replacing their medical helicopter program, LifeFlight, with a new one called StatFlight.

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Video: FDNY EMT Sings National Anthem at NFL Game

Video: FDNY EMT Sings National Anthem at NFL Game

The NFL First Responders Night included 150 responders holding the American flag while EMT Sarah McShane sang.

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — An FDNY EMT kicked off Thursday’s NFL game by performing the national anthem.

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Teen who Punched EMT in the Face is Arrested

Teen who Punched EMT in the Face is Arrested

Richard Fuentes, 17, punched a female EMT in the face while being transported to the hospital after being arrested for public intoxication.

WICHITA FALLS, Texas —A teen is in custody after allegedly punching a female EMT in the face.

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Patient Attacks Paramedic, Hijacks Ambulance

Patient Attacks Paramedic, Hijacks Ambulance

Scott Marshall, a psychiatric patient, broke free of his restraints and attacked a paramedic before stealing the ambulance.

KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. — A psychiatric patient was charged with second degree robbery after hijacking an ambulance and attacking a paramedic.

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EMS Agency Fails to Act, Dropped from Contract

EMS Agency Fails to Act, Dropped from Contract

The Austin-Travis County EMS employment agreement will revert to state civil service rules after negotiations came to an impasse.

AUSTIN, Texas — Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services, the public organization that manages the county’s ambulances and medics, has lost its employment contract after negotiations with the city came to an impasse this week.

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