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Forest Volunteer Fire Department's Pumper 5, was on it's way fight a structure fire on 16522 Wyatts Way, when it overturned on New London Road this morning.
According to State Police, Monte Coleman, 40, of Forest, was driving the pumper, southbound, when he went off the right side of the road. Coleman overcorrected, went across the road and off the left side. The firefighters on board, along with Coleman, were: Adrian Blazejewicz, 28, Jared Staten, 23, Brad Ellis, 26, Zach Coleman, 18, and a 17-year-old male. Staten is a Virginia State Trooper. According to State Police, all were transported to Lynchburg General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The accident is still under investigation.