Fire truck, patrol unit collide in NW Harris Co.

December 26, 2010 5:21:57 AM PST
Two emergency response vehicles crashed into each other while responding to a house fire in northwest Harris County.

The fire sparked around 1:30am Sunday at a home on Elton Knoll near Lone Prairie.

The homeowner and his wife were inside at the time but made it out OK.

While responding to the fire, a fire truck crashed into a Precinct 5 deputy's car while crews were battling the flames.

Authorities say the streets are narrow, but no word on who was at fault.