Fatal car crash claims life of off-duty paramedic - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Fatal car crash claims life of off-duty paramedic

A car accident tonight in Midtown claimed the life of an off duty paramedic.

According to police on the scene, a suspect was driving westbound on Walker when a Memphis Police officer attempted to pull the car over.

The car fled and a short time later crashed into a pick-up truck driven by an off-duty Tipton County Paramedic traveling North on McLean.

That paramedic was DOA and the suspect was transported to MED in extremely critical condition.

Action News 5 will continue to follow this story and bring you all the latest updates tomorrow morning on Action News 5 and throughout the day tomorrow.

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