Lehigh Acres (FL) Fire Apparatus Overturns on Run

A brush truck from the Lehigh Acres Fire Control and Rescue District was damaged and a firefighter injured when the truck lost control on wet pavement and flipped over Sunday morning in Lehigh Acres.

Assistant Fire Chief Ken Craft said the vehicle was on a run to check an illegal burn when the crash happened at 15th Street and Leonard Boulevard shortly before noon.

The firefighter suffered bumps and bruises and was treated and released at Lee Memorial Hospital, Craft said.

The Florida Highway Patrol and the fire district are investigating.

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