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Line of Duty Death: Appleton, WI Firefighter Shot After Responding to EMS Call Has Passed Away

An Appleton, WI Firefighter has been killed in the Line of Duty after he was shot at an EMS Call.  This is a horrific situation and our thoughts and prayers are with the Firefighters family and our Firefighting family.  We will update this when they identify the Firefighter and funeral arrangements come out.  More on the situation below. APPLETON, Wis. ...

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Raw Cell Phone Video: Fatal Apartment Fire in Milwaukee, WI

Video by a James L was sent to local news stations of a fatal apartment fire in Milwaukee, WI.  The fire was at 91st and Hampton on Wed. Morning.  Description of the fire is below. “MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee firefighters are on the scene of a apartment fire near 91st and Hampton on the city’s northwest side. The medical examiner confirms ...

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Pre Arrival Video: Massive Explosion at a Silicone Plant in Waukegan, Illinois Injures 4 With 3 Missing

Above is video from WGN News about the explosion.  Below is a pre arrival video posted by C Webley shortly after the explosion.  More on the story below the video’s.  This was a 3 Alarm Fire, 3 Alarm HazMat Response, and a Life Safety Box Alarm. WGN – WAUKEGAN, Ill. — A massive explosion in the northern suburbs was felt as far ...

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Video: Companies in Chicago Responding to a Still Alarm in a High Rise

Video of Companies in Chicago responding to a Still Alarm in a High Rise.  Companies eventually determined it was bad cooking in one of the apartments.  Video was posted by SRResquire.  It was filmed by Jim McCall.   Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Video: Milwaukee Firefighters Make Rope Rescue on The 8th Floor Preventing a Person From Jumping

Below and here is a link to WISN Channel 12 who captured video of a dramatic rope rescue in Milwaukee, WI.  More on the story is below. “A Milwaukee firefighter with the Heavy Urban Rescue Team saved a person Friday moments before they jumped from an eighth-story window. Ben Baus was lowered down from the 10th floor by a rope-pulley ...

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Cell Phone Video: Off Duty Detroit Firefighter Leads a Gentleman Out of a Dwelling Fire

Click On Detroit | Local 4 | WDIV posted a video of an off duty Detroit Firefighter leading a gentleman out of a dwelling fire.  Description is below. “An off-duty firefighter and a Good Samaritan entered the home, located north of Mack Avenue.” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're ...

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Video: 3 Alarm Furniture Store Fire in Milwaukee, WI

Video of City of Milwaukee Fire Companies working a 3 Alarm Furniture Store Fire.  The video was posted by Incident Response and description is below. “Firefighters battled a 3-alarm fire at the Furniture Depot store on Lincoln Avenue near Forest Home Avenue in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Saturday, April 13, 2019. The fire completely destroyed the store and caused damaged to a neighboring ...

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Helmet Cam Video and Fireground Audio: Working Fire in Muskegon Heights, MI

Helmet Cam video and fireground audio of a Muskegon Heights, MI working house fire.  The video was posted by Christopher Dean and description is below. “Working fire called in at 0430hrs in Muskegon Heights On April 9, 2019. At the time of the fire, Muskegon Heights Fire had units on scene of a commercial fire in the City Muskegon. Additional resources were ...

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Video With Some Fireground Audio of the Massive Apartment Fire in Bayside, WI Where North Shore Fire Companies Made 15-20 Rescues

Video posted by Milwaukee Fire Wire shows companies working the fire and you can hear some audio of rescues being made by the North Shore Fire Companies.  Description is below. “The North Shore Fire Department was alerted to White Oak Lane in Bayside, WI after a 911 call was made. Soon after, Bayside Police confirmed “heavy fire at least 10ft from the ...

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Video: 5-11 Alarm Fire and Level 1 Hazmat in Chicago, IL

Video of companies responding and operating at a 5-11 Alarm Fire in Chicago, IL.  The video was posted by Arvell Dorsey Jr. and description is below. “Here’s part 1 of the then 5-11 Alarm/Hazmat Level 1 commercial fire at the Newly Weds Food facility. Part 2 of the video will show the aftermath of the tragic fire.” Subscribe for updates and new ...

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