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Grand Tower Fire Department uses Shotgun to Cut Off Electricity to House

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DEFENSEMAVEN ARTICLE REPORTS:  “It wasn’t the first time the Grand Tower Fire Department has used a shotgun to cut off electricity. Grand Tower, IL – Faced with a raging inferno and no time to wait for the power company to respond to their rural location, Grand Tower firefighters used a shotgun to take down the live power lines leading to ...

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Chicago Fire Department Large Commercial Fire 3-11 by Steve Redick

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Arlington Cardinal Article:  Chicago firefighters responded about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday January 14, 2020 to a vacant warehouse building fire in the block of 8500 South Vincennes Avenue. The fire response was elevated to a Still and Box Alarm by 10:36 p.m. with Battalion 21 in command, reporting a 1-story bow string truss building approximately 100 feet by 150 feet with ...

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Line of Duty Death: As U.S. Crews Arrived to Assist With the Australian Wildfires an Australian Firefighter Was Killed Today Battling Those Fires

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As the world watches the devestation happening in Australia sadly they lost one of their firefighters today battling the wildfires.  This is the fifth firefighter to pass while battling these wildfires.  Our thoughts and prayers are with all involved and all that continue to battle these devastating wildfires. Wildfiretoday.com – “It occurred Saturday January 11 while a firefighter was working ...

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Line of Duty Death: West Virginia Firefighter Killed While Responding to Fire

In what is shaping up to be a bad day for first responders we regret to inform you of another Line of Duty Death.  A Firefighter in Roane County, West Virginia has passed away after his Tanker (Tender) rolled over.  Our thoughts and prayers are with all involved in this incident as well. ROANE COUNTY, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) — “A Roane ...

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Line of Duty Deaths: Firefighter and Police Officer Struck and Killed While Operating at a Crash Scene in Lubbock, TX

We regret to bring you the horrible news out of Lubbock, Texas where a Firefighter and Police Officer were struck and killed while operating at a crash scene earlier this morning.  One Firefighter still remains in critical condition.  Our Thoughts and prayers are with all involved.  More on this horrible situation below. LUBBOCK, Texas – “A firefighter and police officer were ...

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Raw Video and Audio: Lincolnwood IL Box Alarm House Fire New Years Day

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Video and audio provided by Steve Redick.  “New Years Day 2020 Chicago Snorkel Squad 2 in operation as well as Lincolnwood Tower 15” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Line of Duty Death: Pennsylvania Paramedic Killed Operating at a Vehicle Crash on I70

More sad news today as we now learn of a second line of duty death. This LODD occurred in the Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania area.  Paramedic Smelser was struck and killed while attending to a injured patient on I70.  More on the story below. Rostraver West Newton Emergency Services – “It’s with great sorrow and pain that we announce the tragic ...

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Line of Duty Death: West Peculiar, Missouri Firefighter Dies After Roof Collapse at House Fire

We regret to bring you the news that a Suburban Kansas City Firefighter has died in the Line of Duty after a roof collapse at a house fire.  More on the story below.  Our thoughts and prayers are with all involved. “KANSAS CITY, Mo. — UPDATE: JAN. 5, 1:45 | A West Peculiar firefighter was killed when the roof collapsed. ...

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Heavy Fire and Building Collapse in Bellwood Illinois, One Firefighter Injured

Here is a video showing a well involved taxpayer in Bellwood, IL. Crews arrived on scene to find the building well involved and flames showing from the second floor. Crews went defensive as multiple interior collapses happened and eventually the front of the front of the building and roof collapsed. One Firefighter was injured and thankfully was  reportedly in good ...

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Line of Duty Death: Summit, Colorado Firefighter Falls From Roof

It is with great sadness we bring you news out of Summit, Colorado where a Firefighter fell to his death at a condo fire early this morning.  More from the Summit FD Facebook page below. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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