LAUDERHILL, FLA. (WSVN) – A Lauderhill fire rescue has been left damaged after someone shot at it.
A paramedic saw the gunman, and it turned into quite a scare for the first responders.
On Friday, the crew of Rescue 30 of Lauderhill Fire Rescue’s fire truck was en route to a call when it was shot multiple times in the area of Northwest 19th Street and 31st Avenue.
According to authorities, the damage the truck sustained was to the engine compartment, near the radiator.
Lauderhill Police said fire rescue had just turned west on Northwest 19th Street from 31st Avenue when the paramedics on board spotted a heavy set man open fire on the them.
After the shooting, Rescue 30 went to a fire station and called police.
No one was injured in the shooting, and police are searching for the gunman.
If you have any information on this crime, call Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS. Remember, you can always remain anonymous, and you may be eligible for a reward of up to $5,000.
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