The apparatus was placed properly, securing scene safety with all lights flashing at the scene of the MVA. Still, a driver somehow managed to miss the fact that there was a great big fire truck stopped in the same lane he was driving.
Realizing it too late, he swerved into the median. He missed the truck, but he hit a volunteer firefighter helping the driver involved in the accident.
WMTV NBC15 reports on how the community is reflecting: