Fatal Ambulance Crash http://wamc.org en Driver Dies in Ambulance Crash on Northern NY Road http://wamc.org/post/driver-dies-ambulance-crash-northern-ny-road <p>Authorities say the driver of a volunteer ambulance had a fatal heart attack, causing an accident in northern New York that left two medical crew members and a patient hospitalized.<br><br>State police say 45-year-old Eric Monty of Mooers was driving the Champlain EMS ambulance when it ran off the road at a curve and hit a ditch and then an embankment around 12:15 a.m. Tuesday in Altona, northwest of Plattsburgh, near the Canadian border.<br><br>Monty was pronounced dead at the scene.<br><br>Ambulance crew members Susan Roberts and Peter Coulombe and patient Gary Lamarche were injured. Wed, 28 Nov 2012 00:10:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 52831 at http://wamc.org