Tow truck driver charged with racing to crash scene behind fire truck

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CBC News:

An Ottawa tow truck driver was charged with stunt driving after police say he raced to the scene of a motor vehicle collision in Orleans last Friday tailing a responding emergency vehicle.

Police said that on Friday, May 27 at about 5:30 p.m. a tow truck was seen travelling at high speed southbound on Tenth Line, and that it nearly collided with an Ottawa Fire Services vehicle responding to a collision.

The tow truck then tailed the fire truck as it used its sirens to travel through dense traffic, police say.

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