Canton, MI Motor Vehicle Accident, Aug 1994
31 August 1994 at 1206 PM Canton Fire Department Ambulance was north on Canton Center responding to a medical from a domestic dispute at Lincolnshire Apartments. At Warren and Canton Center Samir Alfred Ansara age 44 was east bound on Warren Road, Ansara failed to stop for a red blinking light, witness stated Ansara was traveling at 40 MPH and no break lights showed.Ansara pulled in front of the Canton Ambulance which was responding with lights and siren. the impact caused Ansara care to catch fire, Ansara age 44 and his wife Nadia Ansara age 36 were killed in the fire. Daughter Tina age 16 was taken to St Joseph Hospital by helicopter with leg injuries after the jaws of life were used to remove her form the car. daughter Lisa age 12 was transported by Plymouth Township Fire Department with minor injuries. Fire Chief Michael Rorabacher stated Fire Fighter names would not be released one a 30 year received closed head injuries the other age 33 received leg injuries. Michigan State Police Lt Charles Schumacher was the investigator. Wayne , Plymouth Township and Huron Valley Ambulance assisted at the crash.