Woman airlifted after wreck involving ambulance in High Point

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HIGH POINT, N.C. — A woman was hospitalized after officials said she ran a red light and struck an ambulance Thursday morning in High Point.

Rosa Rodas, 21, drove a 1997 Acura Sedan that ran into a Guilford County ambulance around 4:25 a.m. at the Kivett and North Main street intersection, officials said.

Authorities said Rodas was found pinned in the car unconscious. She was airlifted to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries, officials said.

The ambulance was driven by Todd Martinez and headed south on a non-emergency call, officials said. Officials said its crew was uninjured.

Rodas was charged with driving without a license and running a red light.