Ambulance crashes into Dorset restaurant

An ambulance crashed into a Boscombe restaurant last night and hit a diner.

Ambulance service statement following response vehicle crash

The South Western Ambulance Service have released a statement following the collision last night with a Dorset restaurant.

The Trust was called to incident at 6.53pm last night (December 19th) at the KOH Restaurant, Christchurch Road, Bournemouth. The incident involved a Rapid Response Vehicle that had left the road and collided with the restaurant. The first ambulance responding to the incident arrived on scene within 6 minutes and one casualty, a male inside the restaurant, sustained chest injuries and was taken to Poole Hospital A&E for treatment. The paramedic in the Rapid Response Vehicle was uninjured but was taken to the Royal Bournemouth Hospital as a precaution.”**

– South Western Ambulance Service

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Ambulance crashes into Dorset restaurant

An ambulance like the one pictured crashed into the restaurant Credit: PA

An ambulance car crashed into a restaurant last night, leaving a restaurant customer needing hospital treatment.

The emergency vehicle crashed into the Koh Thai restaurant in Boscombe last night at 6.55pm.

The driver of the ambulance was checked by paramedics and the customer at the restaurant was rushed to Poole Hospital.