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Video and Fireground Audio: 4 Alarm Apartment Fire and Interdivisional Response in Plymouth, Wisconsin

Video and Fireground Audio of a early morning 4 alarm fire in Plymouth, Wisconsin.  The fire broke out shortly after 01:00 A.M. This morning.  The Plymouth Fire Department upgraded the fire to 4 Alarms and two interdivisional requests.  Reports are one Firefighter injured his back and one woman is missing following the fire.  The video was posted by Incident Response and description ...

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Caught on Video: Kansas City, Missouri Firefighter Falls Off Roof During Dwelling Fire

  Video shows a Kansas City, Missouri Firefighter falling off a roof during a dwelling fire.  Our thoughts and prayers are for a speedy recovery for the Firefighter who is believed to not have life threatening injuries.  More on the incident below.       KansasCity.com – “A firefighter was injured and taken to the hospital when he fell from ...

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Submitted Images: Residential Structure Fire in Flint, Michigan

Some great images submitted by Matthew Sosnowski of a Flint Michigan Dwelling Fire.  Pictures and details of the fire are below.  Thanks for submitting Matthew. “TUESDAY 10-31-2017 DATELINE CITY OF FLINT MICHIGAN = 1ST ALARM FOR A RESIDENTIAL STRUCTURE FIRE IN THE 1000 BLOCK OF PETTIBONE @ FENTON ROAD 1ST ALARM @ 01:01 HOURS B/O/O {BY ORDERS OF} G.C.C.D {GENESSEE ...

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Video: Box Alarm Fire in Detroit, MI

Video of Companies in Detroit working at a Box Alarm Fire on Halloween.  The video was posted by Hooks & Halligans Fire Photography and description is below. “Detroit 8th Battalion crews stretched on a dwelling going in the back, on the second floor, the roof and attic, setting up tower operations. Eventually firefighters transitioned to interior operations.” Subscribe for updates and new ...

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Video: 2-11 Alarm Fire in Chicago, IL

Video of Chicago Fire Department Companies working a 2-11 Alarm Fire Late Sunday Night.  The video was posted by SRResquire and no description was given. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:*

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Blast Injures Chicago Firefighter, One Person Rescued

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“”   Article from NBC Chicago “A mayday call went out sometime before 4 p.m. as crews attempted to extinguish flames in the 100 block of North Lamon Avenue at what appeared to be a two-story residence. Officials said it was a “possible flash over” with a “rapid air blast.” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:*

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Aerial video of two-alarm fire in Milwaukee’s northwest side

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MILWAUKEE — WISN “About 80 firefighters battled a two-alarm fire Tuesday night on Milwaukee’s northwest side. Video from News Chopper 12 first showed a lot of smoke and then flames coming through the roof. “Firefighters were called just before 6 p.m. to Appleton Avenue and 75th Street. They remained at the scene several hours to put out hot spots and ...

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Pre-Arrival video from Milwaukee, WI fire in a two story dwelling

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  Video uploaded by Samuel Adams Milwaukee firefighters arrive on scene and stretch for the attack up to the 2nd story. Fire is quickly extinguished movements after arrival.  Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:*

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5 Year Anniversary of LODD Captain Herbert “Herbie” Johnson 11-2-2012

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NIOSH Report and Key contributing factors: Contributing Factors Modified building construction with multiple ceilings and a multi-story enclosed rear porch Horizontal ventilation contributed to the rapid fire growth Fireground communications Lack of proper personal protective equipment Lack of a sprinkler system in the residential rental building. Key Recommendations Ensure that fireground operations are coordinated with consideration given to the effects ...

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Arrival Video: Dwelling Fire in Detroit, Michigan

Arrival video of a dwelling fire in Detroit, Michigan.  The video was posted by Warren Anderson and description is below. “Detroit Firefighters from the 9th Battalion make short work of this well involved vacant dwelling fire early Friday morning Oct. 20th 2017. Fire was under control within 5 minutes of arrival and rigs were clear and back to quarters within 45 min ...

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