Chattanooga Firefighter Struck By Vehicle
A Chattanooga firefighter suffers serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle Sunday night.
Authorities say it happened while he was working the scene of a wreck.
Shortly after 9:00 Sunday night, Lt. Larry O’Rear was struck by a passing vehicle.
It happened at 7934 East Brainerd Road.
Lt. O’Rear was transported to Erlanger Medical Center.
His injuries are not life-threatening.
The driver of the vehicle is in custody.