Columbia firetruck, car involved in morning accident

Thursday, June 5, 2008 | 5:43 p.m. CDT; updated 4:30 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — A Columbia firetruck was struck by an oncoming passenger car Thursday morning while responding to a fire alarm at Truman Veterans Hospital, said Capt. Eric Hartman of the Columbia Fire Department.