EMT killed in ambulance crash laid to rest

A young EMT killed when a car collided with her ambulance was laid to rest Monday.

Funeral services were held Monday for Hinal Patel, an EMT killed in an ambulance crash over the weekend.

Funeral services were held Monday for Hinal Patel, an EMT killed in an ambulance crash over the weekend. (7/27/15)

NORTH BRUNSWICK - A young EMT killed when a car collided with her ambulance was laid to rest Monday.

Hinal Patel, 22, was riding with her Spotswood ambulance squad through East Brunswick Saturday when the crash happened. They were responding to an emergency call at the time.

Friends, family members and emergency responders from across the state attended the services in North Brunswick.

Patel was a Rutgers graduate and had served as an EMT since 2012. She was supposed to start medical school this week.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Police in Asbury Park calling for cease fire 1 Police in Asbury Park call for cease-fire after shootings
Police worked with the prosecutor's office to conduct 2 Father speaks out against Asbury Park crime
VIDEO: 4 charged with selling heroin in Newburgh 3 VIDEO: 4 charged with selling heroin in Newburgh
News 12 took to the streets to find 4 Word on the Street: Time travel
Friday Night Football - Championships 5 Friday Night Football: Championships

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Police say one service member of the Spotswood Authorities identify Spotswood EMT killed in crash

Authorities have identified the Spotswood EMT killed in a crash Saturday morning in East Brunswick

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE