Inundated with calls and facing over one hour response times, San Francisco officials had to turn to private ambulances to help cover the city during the Saturday night of the recent Labor Day weekend.
With temperatures tinkering around 100 degrees, medics rescued 30 people from heat exhaustion and rushed them to the emergency room Sunday.
Sunday evening Naomi Richmond’s husband David died of a massive heart attack in their home in Lake County. As she followed the ambulance to the hospital, someone used the tragedy to break in and ransack her home.
The San Jose Fire Department is in the hot seat over its failure to meet required response times and a breach of contract could be declared as soon as Tuesday.
Police in Daly City are searching for suspects who stole an ambulance while paramedics were helping a patient.
The company that provides ambulances services for 14 Santa Clara County cities and its unincorporated areas has been put on notice: the county considers it to be in violation of its contract, and is rethinking the arrangement.
A pedestrian who died after being struck by an ambulance on state Highway 4 in Antioch late Sunday was identified by the Contra Costa County coroner’s office Monday as Michael Moore, 62, of Brentwood.
Oakland Raiders running back Mike Goodson was taken away from practice by ambulance on Tuesday with a possible neck injury following an on-field collision with teammate Philip Wheeler.
Actress Kristin Chenoweth was injured Wednesday on the New York set of the CBS drama “The Good Wife.” She was taken by ambulance to a hospital…
A female paramedic and two other people were injured when a vehicle crashed into an ambulance in San Francisco’s Laurel Heights neighborhood Tuesday morning