By Kristina Papa, WNEP:
Joel Shirn, Jeremy Vogt, and Kevin Hurne find themselves replaying the moments that led up to a life-threatening experience they now share.
“It was the most dead silent quiet, probably how long was it? 20 seconds? The only thing that you could hear was the evacuation tone outside and the scuffle of the other three guys crawling through the door. There was no panic, there was no screaming, it was, we know what we have to do and get out,” said Shirn.
“We would have burned alive even with all of our protective gear. Your gear will fail at a certain point,” said Hurne.
Last week, Williamsport Bureau of Fire’s Platoon B was called to a fire on 3rd Avenue in the city. Four firefighters made their way into the home to douse flames.
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