NEW JERSEY FIREFIGHTER LODD Former Camden City Deputy Chief, Current AVFD Fire Dept Safety Officer Dies LODD From Medical Emergency After A Fire Call. We regret to pass on to you that Safety Officer Paul Price Sr, 63, of the Audubon NJ FD has died LODD after suffering a medical emergency. On Thursday, the Audubon...Read More
Fire destroyed a home in Midwood Thursday evening. The flames broke out around 6 p.m. in a three-story private dwelling at 1435 E. 18th St. Officials say the building’s occupants escaped safely, but five firefighters sustained minor injuries battling the flames. One had heat exhaustion, another felt chest pains, and three had minor strains, according...Read More
About two dozen people and firefighters were injured on Wednesday in an explosion and fire that erupted at an apartment building north of Washington D.C., a spokesman for the fire services said. The explosion shortly before midnight rocked Silver Spring, Maryland, and the fire burned into Thursday morning, Pete Piringer, a spokesman for the Montgomery...Read More
Six people were hospitalized after a fire truck was t-boned at a busy intersection Wednesday, according to officials. The Baton Rouge Fire Department said it happened on Florida Boulevard at Wooddale Boulevard around 11:30 a.m. BRFD reported three people in the vehicle and three in the fire truck, including the driver, who was knocked unconscious...Read More
Hey, A couple of excellent events coming up that we wanted to pass on. FIRE RESCUE INTERNATIONAL is next week in San Antonio, Texas. If you are attending FRI-here is a complete list of the events. http://www.iafc.org/micrositeFRIconf/ —–GORDON GRAHAM welcomes you to join us for a very fast 90 minutes on Thursday at...Read More
ires whipped by high winds are ravaging several sites in southern France, including an industrial area near the city of Marseille where oil and petrochemicals are stocked. Hundreds of children and adults were evacuated Wednesday from recreation centers and homes in the town of Vitrolles, north of Marseille. Interior Minister Barnard Cazeneuve says four firefighters...Read More
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