Sanford, Fla.

A Seminole County man was arrested and charged with stealing an ambulance on Tuesday with an EMT still in it.

The incident happened at Central Florida Hospital.

According to Sanford police, James Weldon Sessions, 43, got into the ambulance and took off at about 4:00 p.m.

A firefighter EMT was in the back of the ambulance at the time of the theft but was able to get safely get out.

Sessions took the ambulance down State Road 46 till he reached a dead end. Once at the dead end, Sessions got out and surrendered to police.

It is not clear at this time what prompted the man to steal an ambulance.

Sessions are charged grand theft of a motor vehicle and hit and run.

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