VIDEO: An ambulance racing a heart attack patient to the hospital collided with a fire truck en route to a fire in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, leaving the patient dead and a family member seriously injured.
The fire truck, Ladder 102, t-boned the ambulance at the intersection of Myrtle Avenue And Throop Avenue just after 12:45 a.m. Thursday.
Williamsburg News obtained surveillance video showing the moment of impact. A heart attack patient was being rushed to Woodhull Hospital at the time of the crash. He was pronounced dead. Family members identify him as 59-year-old Jamil Almansouri, known to friends as Mike.
His brother tells Eyewitness News Jamil owned a bodega not far from the crash scene.
"I just I don't know what to do," said Abdullah Ahmid.