Fire truck crashes into L.A. area building

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Two fire engines crashed into each other and then into a business in Monterey Park on Wednesday afternoon, and the firefighters were responding.


A fire truck crashes into a business in Monterey Park, following a crash with another fire truck. (Credit: KTLA)

The incident occurred at Emerson and Garfield avenues at about 3:15 p.m., according to Lt. Carrie Mazelin of the Monterey Park Police Department.

There were multiple injuries, Mazelin said. The Monterey Park Fire Department was handling the response, she said.

Multiple people were being transported on gurneys by paramedics, aerial video showed.

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