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Patient hijacks ambulance in hospital

13 October 2014, 17:28

Lagos - A hospital patient was due to be discharged and decided to hijack a parked hospital ambulance to use it as his getaway car, the Huffingtonpost reported.

A firefighter who was sitting in the back of the ambulance jumped out of the fast moving vehicle.

Also read: NYC hospital patient tests negative for Ebola

Police used GPS to try and locate the vehicle and eventually found it.

The man felt he was hospitalised against his own free will when police questioned him.

The ambulance has been returned to the hospital and the man faces charges against him.

For more on this story visit the Huffingtonpost

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