SPOKANE, Wash. - A driver suffered the traumatic amputation of several fingers after his truck clipped a Spokane fire truck while attempting to change lanes, causing his truck to flip onto its side.
The collision happened on westbound Interstate 90 near the Highway 195 interchange west of Spokane.
According to officials on the scene, the small truck clipped the fire truck and was flipped over onto its driver's side. The driver had his hand out of the vehicle and reportedly lost several fingers.
A passenger in the truck was uninjured. No one was injured in the fire truck, which received minimal damage to its bumper.
The Washington State Patrol is investigating the collision.