Two Detroit firefighters, civilian injured in crash on east side

Engine 56 quarters

Two Detroit firefighters and a civilian were injured this afternoon and sent to the hospital after a fire engine crashed on the east side.

The accident occurred at the intersection of E. Robinwood and Joseph Campau at 1:28 p.m.

Details of the crash and severity of the injuries weren’t immediately clear.

The injured civilian and firefighters from Engine #56 were taken to Detroit Receiving Hospital. Engine #56 is stationed at 18601 Ryan Rd.

Check back for updates.


Steve Neavling

Steve Neavling lives and works in Detroit as an investigative journalist. His stories have uncovered corruption, led to arrests and reforms and prompted FBI investigations.