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Paramedic shot, wounded in East St. Louis

By KWMU Staff

St. Louis – A paramedic suffered a gunshot wound while transporting another shooting victim Monday night.

The ambulance came under fire along Interstate 64 on its way to Kenneth Hall Regional Hospital in East St. Louis.

The incident began around 9 p.m. when two men were shot and wounded in Washington Park.

The EMT who was transporting one of those victims was airlifted from Kenneth Hall to a hospital in St. Louis.

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