Woman and child in serious condition after head-on collision with fire truck

Woman and child in serious condition after head-on collision with fire truck
A head on collision in the north shore involving a firetruck caused major traffic on Tuesday. (Image: Christian Brian Chapman)
A head on collision in the north shore involving a firetruck caused major traffic on Tuesday. (Image: Christian Brian Chapman)

NORTH SHORE, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A woman and child are in serious condition after getting into a collision with a fire truck on Tuesday evening.

According to EMS, paramedics responded to the two-vehicle collision around 5:30 p.m. in the North Shore area. The accident happened near 53-549 Kamehameha Highway.

No one in the fire truck was harmed, but the 72-year-old woman and her 7-year-old passenger are being treated in the emergency room for serious injuries.

This story will be updated.

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