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Radio Traffic-Detroit Firefighter Down/Video (The Secret List)

Wednesday, October 22, 2014  All,

Here is the radio traffic from this mornings extreme close call in Detroit where the FF was forced out of tower ladder 7's bucket. 




=RADIO TRAFFIC INCLUDING THE EMERGENCY THAT HAPPENS AT AROUND 5 min :45 sec:

(Listen to the audio from the start, great professionalism in command, control and restricting companies from concerns related to the vacant building-in addition to the emergency traffic that followed)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HnNNPq6vG1o&feature=em-uploademail 




=VIDEO:

DFD FF Nicholas Benskey was injured at the above fire this morning when he came down from the bucket of tower ladder 7 during a fire at that longtime vacant Fisher Body plant. While operating, part of the building started to collapse. Indications are that Firefighter Benskey dropped 30 to 40 feet. A second firefighter in the bucket of the tower ladder was not injured. The fire was at the vacant Fisher Body plant-he is expected to recover and is in fair condition. KTIYP's

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The Secret List 10/22/2014-1500 Hours

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