PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police say one person was injured after a car struck an ambulance in North Philadelphia early Thursday morning.

This happened around 2:30 a.m. near the intersection of Broad and Tioga Streets.

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Police say a driver who was traveling north on Broad Street crossed the center line and crashed head-on into an ambulance transporting a patient to a hospital.

The driver of the car was taken to Temple Hospital in critical condition. No other injuries were reported a result of the accident.

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Police are investigating the cause of the crash. They say the driver of the car will be tested to see if he was under the influence of alcohol.



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