Updated:CHARLOTTE, N.C. —
Members of the U.S. National Guard helped free a stranded ambulance and a fire truck that was responding to the scene in west Charlotte.
An ambulance was transporting a patient to the hospital when it became stuck in the snow on Spruce Street.
A fire truck responded to assist and also got stuck in the snow. The fire truck had chains on the back of the tires.
A National Guard Humvee transported the patient to a waiting ambulance.
Another National Guard Humvee then pulled the ambulance and the fire truck out of the snow.