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Milwaukee Man Sentenced to 71 Years in Prison For Setting Fire That Killed Two Children

Fox 6 MILWAUKEE — A Milwaukee County judge sentenced Michael Morgan to 71 years in prison on Thursday, October 27th. Morgan was convicted of setting a fire that killed two children at a Milwaukee home in October 2015. The arson fire happened at near 36th and Silver Spring Drive around 2:00 a.m. Six children had to be rescued from the burning home — ...

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Still and Box Alarm Fire With a Mayday Alert and EMS Plan 1 in Chicago after Firefighter Falls Down Collapsed Stairs. Firefighter is OK and Went Back to Fighting The Fire

All ended well in Chicago this evening after a Firefighter fell on stairs that collapsed under him.  The Firefighter was able to get up out of the basement and keep working.  We are relieved there were no serious injures on this run.  Here is more on the story below. Chicago Tribune – “A Chicago firefighter who fell about eight feet ...

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Video: Firefighters in Geneva, Illinois Battle a Box Alarm House Fire

Video of Firefighters in Geneva, Illinois battling a Box Alarm Fire.  The video was posted by and description is at the beginning of the video. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Fireground Audio and Video of a Commercial Fire in Chicago Illinois

Great video and fireground audio of a still and a box in Chicago. Companies arrived on scene and found heavy smoke coming from a single story commercial, and began defensive operations. The video comes from SRResquire and a description is below: “Fire in a restaurant. Snorkel, Tower Ladder and Multiversal in operation. Radio traffic added.” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. ...

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Video: Heavy Fire in Two Dwellings in Hamburg, Michigan

Video of a couple of dwellings going good in Hamburg, Michigan.  The video was posted by richardcloos6045 and description is below. “Hamburg Township fd and other mutual aid companies on scene of multiple structures on fire” 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 and Fireground Audio: 5-11 Alarm Fire in Chicago, 2 Firefighters Injured

Video posted by SRResquire shows Chicago Fire Department Companies battling a 5-11 Alarm Fire, Level 1 Haz-Mat, and a EMS Plan 1 early this morning.  Description of the video is below a long with some media coverage. “Pallet yard and loading dock complex Several tower ladders and a snorkel squad working” NBC Chicago – “Two Chicago firefighters were hurt while battling a ...

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Video: Chicago Firefighters Battle Van Fire on The Kennedy Expressway. Appears to Be Some Magnesium Reaction to The Water

Chicago Firefighters battled a van on fire on the Outbound Kennedy Expressway early this morning.  ABC 7 News obtained video which appears to show a possible magnesium reaction to the water.  We are glad to learn there were no injuries reported.  More on the fire below. CHICAGO (WLS) — “No injuries were reported after a van caught fire on the ...

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Video and Fireground Audio: Dwelling Fire in Detroit, Michigan

Video of companies in Detroit working a Box Alarm Fire back in August.  The video was posted by Benjamin Beytekin and description is below. “Detroit Fire Department: Box Alarm, fully involved dwelling, W Edsel Ford & Cicotte St, 08/12/2016.” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Firetruck Struck in Michigan Over The Weekend: Three Taylor, Michigan Firefighters Injured After Firetruck Struck By Vehicle

A couple of disturbing images of a Taylor, Michigan firetruck after being struck by a vehicle while operating at a vehicle crash on I94.  More on the brief story is below.  We wish our brothers a speedy recovery. Thenewsherald.com – “Three Taylor firefighters were sent to the hospital after a car smashed into their truck at a high rate of ...

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Video: Heavy Fire in a Dwelling in St. Louis, MO

Video of companies working a dwelling fire in St. Louis Missouri.  The video was posted by FirstAlarmPhotos STL and description is below. “4300 Block of Ashland Ave. Heavy fire showing from the 2nd and 3rd floors of a vacant 3-Story Brick. One big line and one aerial in operation. Defensive stand.” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email ...

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