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Firefighters Concerned About Growing Failure Of Motorists To Yield To Public Safety Vehicles On Emergency Calls

Posted on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 12:57am

View from Ventura County fire truck on emergency call in Newbury Park

It’s a basic driving rule.  If a public safety vehicle with lights and sirens on comes up behind you on a street, you pull to the right and stop.

But, public safety officials on the South Coast say drivers are increasingly ignoring the law.

KCLU’S Lance Orozco rode along with a Ventura County Fire Department engine crew to see firsthand.

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