VIDEO: Algonquin-Lake in the Hills (IL) Fire Protection District Truck 181 Sideswipes Parked Car

The apparatus was able to remain in service and avoided major damage.
Photo via ViralHog’s YouTube page

Recently, surveillance video captured Algonquin-Lake in the Hills (IL) Fire Protection District Truck 181—en route to a call after clearing the scene of another emergency call—sideswiping a parked car in an Algonquin neighborhood, reports lakemchenryscanner.com.

The incident happened around noon Wednesday, August 18, in the 200 block of Grandview Court in Algonquin, according to officials. They add that the accident was minor, and the parked vehicle was unoccupied.

The car suffered damage to its driver side, rims, and front bumper. The apparatus was able to remain in service and avoided major damage.

Police officials say there were no injuries but did not divulge if any citations were issued.

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