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Firefighters work to feed residents trapped in Southport after Florence destroys road
Firefighters work to feed residents trapped in Southport after Florence destroys roadSouthport, N.C. — Beach towns are slowly reopening to residents, but most are still closed to tourists following Hurricane Florence. Some roads in Brunswick County are completely washed out, including ...read more
Source: WRAL
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 18:57:00 GMT
Three firefighters hurt in Boyle Heights warehouse blaze
Three firefighters hurt in Boyle Heights warehouse blazeThree firefighters have been injured in a blaze that broke out at a warehouse in Boyle Heights on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. The massive commercial fire in the ...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:23:00 GMT
Firefighters rescue residents from DC apartment fire
Firefighters rescue residents from DC apartment fireWASHINGTON – People were rescued Wednesday after a fire at an apartment building in southeast D.C. The two-alarm fire started around 4 p.m. at an apartment located in the 900 block of 5th Street. Acco...read more
Source: WUSA
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:57:00 GMT
As he nears retirement, Anaheim fire chief warns firefighters must adapt to a changing role
As he nears retirement, Anaheim fire chief warns firefighters must adapt to a changing roleAs Anaheim Fire Chief Randy Bruegman’s retirement approaches, he discusses the future of firefighting and allows that if departments fail to change it could mean fewer men and women prepared to battle ...read more
Source: Orange County Register
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 17:03:00 GMT
Two Cedar Falls firefighters resign over public safety officer program
Two Cedar Falls firefighters resign over public safety officer programCEDAR FALLS -- For about three years the city of Cedar Falls has begun using dual-trained public safety officers -- PSOs -- to help fight fires. There has been push back. Now two veteran ...read more
Source: The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:42:00 GMT
Monson Firefighters on scene of a house fire
Monson Firefighters on scene of a house fireMONSON - Firefighters are extinguishing a fire in a single-family home on Highland Avenue Wednesday. The fire was reported around 2:45 p.m. The fire is blanketing the neighborhood in smoke, police sai...read more
Source: MassLive
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:23:00 GMT
Boyle Heights commercial building fire: 3 firefighters injured
Boyle Heights commercial building fire: 3 firefighters injuredThree firefighters were injured while battling a massive blaze that erupted at a commercial building in the Boyle Heights area on Wednesday. The blaze was first reported around 12:50 p.m. in the ...read more
Source: ABC7
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:47:00 GMT
Police officers and firefighters recognized at peace officer luncheon
Police officers and firefighters recognized at peace officer luncheonHarris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez spoke at the Peace Officer and Fire Fighter Luncheon hosted by the Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce on Sept. 18,2018. Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez spoke at ...read more
Source: Houston Chronicle
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:25:00 GMT
Bel Air Firefighters Called To TGI Fridays: Official
Bel Air Firefighters Called To TGI Fridays: OfficialBEL AIR, MD — An odor drew firefighters to TGI Fridays Wednesday night at Tollgate Marketplace. The Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company found that a water heater possibly malfunctioned at the restaurant.read more
Source: USA Patch
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 17:09:00 GMT
Firefighters battling two-alarm fire at apartment building in Southeast DC
Firefighters battling two-alarm fire at apartment building in Southeast DCDC Fire and EMS are at the scene of a major fire in Southeast Washington. The fire started in the top floor and the attic of a five-story apartment building at Virginia Avenue in 5th Street, SE.read more
Source: ABC 7 News - WJLA
Published on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:13:00 GMT