HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — A two vehicle accident on West Mercury Boulevard in Hampton is causing a slight traffic back-up for motorists traveling eastbound.
Hampton Police tweeted about the accident shortly after 1 p.m. on Friday.
An investigation into the accident revealed that a blue Ford Explorer was stopped in the lane turn lane near Coliseum Drive on the eastbound side of Mercury Boulevard when the ambulance rear-ended it.
At the time of the accident, the ambulance was transporting a non-emergent patient.
The three occupants in the Explorer were transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The driver of the ambulance was issued a summons for following too close.
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