FORT PIERCE, Fla. — Fort Pierce police say a woman is under arrest after stealing an ambulance and crashing into a police cruiser on Wednesday morning.

The wreck happened at Royal Palm Drive and S. 19th Street near Virginia Avenue.

St. Lucie County Fire Chief Nate Spera said just after 9:30 a.m., paramedics were on a call at an apartment complex in the 600 block of Avenue B when 29 year-old Amber Lynn Sills of Fort Pierce jumped into the ambulance and took off.

Spera said the agency’s ambulances are left running.

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