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Vehicle rams fire truck near CCU campus

Video posted to Instagram shows the actual crash. (Source: Malcolm Hunter) Video posted to Instagram shows the actual crash. (Source: Malcolm Hunter)
Image of the crash scene captured from video posted to Twitter. (Source: Nick Catabay) Image of the crash scene captured from video posted to Twitter. (Source: Nick Catabay)
Image of the crash scene captured from video posted to Twitter. (Source: Nick Catabay) Image of the crash scene captured from video posted to Twitter. (Source: Nick Catabay)

Warning: Video contains explicit language - viewer discretion advised.

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – One person was transported from the scene after a car rammed into a fire truck near the Coastal Carolina University campus multiple times Tuesday afternoon, according to officials and witnesses at the scene.

Lt. Brian VanAernem with Horry County Fire Rescue said no firefighters were injured in the crash, which happened on Highway 544 and Founders Drive, just outside the university campus.

A witness to the crash said on Twitter that he saw a woman crash into the fire truck in her car, then back up, say she was tired of being harassed by the police, then ram into into the truck again. Another witness show video of the crash which clearly shows the vehicle driving into the fire truck. Warning: this video contains explicit language.

Police advised drivers to avoid Highway 544 if possible.

The truck was taken from the scene and is out of service for the time being, Lt. VanAernem said.

The Conway Police Department investigating the crash.

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