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LODD: Hamilton Ohio Firefighter was Killed in a House Fire Monday Morning December 28, 2015

It is with a heavy hart we bring the news of another LODD. A Firefighter has died this morning while operating at a fire in Hamilton, OH. The name of the fallen Firefighter is Patrick Wolterman, 28 Years Old and the only information that was reported by WCPO Cincinnati is that he fell through the first floor into the basement. ...

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Detroit Firefighter Found Murdered in Home on Detroit’s West Side

Article from DETROIT (WXYZ) – “Police are investigating after a Detroit firefighter was found murdered on the city’s west side Monday night. It happened at the firefighter’s home in the 7600 block of Vaughan around 7:30 p.m. Sources tell us the victim is 59 years old. His son had gone to check on him and found him with a gunshot ...

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Raw Video: Large Fire in Chicago Overnight at 3057 N. Rockwell

Above video courtesy of Steve Redick: Article below from abc7chicago.com: “Crews have brought a warehouse fire under control in the Avondale neighborhood on Chicago’s Northwest Side. The Chicago Fire Department was called to the newly-renovated building near Rockwell and Barry around 7:45 p.m. Monday. Fire officials said the warehouse had recently been rehabbed and there were some offices in the ...

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House Fire Goes Two Alarms in Toledo OH

No real details found on this job but as you can see the house fire went to two alarms before being brought under control. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:*

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Must See: Detroit Fire Department Close Call. Firefighter Trapped in The Basement, Out of Air. Evacuation Tones Sounded

Detroit Firefighters escaped a close call recently battling a dwelling fire.  Companies were working the fire when it sounds like a Firefighter ran out of air in the basement.  Make sure you have your volume up on this video when you are watching it.  Evacuation tones are set off.  The video was posted by shane neckel and no description was given.  We ...

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Raw Video: Heavy Fire and High Winds at 3 Alarm Condo Fire in Waukesha County, Wisconsin

Raw video from a large condo complex fire in Nashotah, WI.  Nashotah, WI is located in Waukesha County and fire service is provided by Lake Country Fire and Rescue.  The fire was on Thursday December 17th.  Video was posted by TODAY’S TMJ4 and description is below. “Fire crews were called to a three-alarm fire in Waukesha County Thursday morning.” Subscribe for updates ...

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Arrival Video: Markham, Illinois Firefighters Battle House Fire

Raw video of companies working a house fire in Markham, Illinois.  The video was posted by Todd Sherman and shows companies working the fire from November.  Description of the fire is below. “11-16-15 @ 10:30pm Markham,IL 16500 Plymouth Drive  Structure fire-home was under renovation at time of fire. Fire Showing from the roof line & side of the home,camera on as fire ...

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Wife’s Farewell Letter to Fallen Chicago Firefighter Killed at Fire

Article by: The Chicago Tribunte-John ByrneContact Reporter Please consider donating to the Chicago Widows and Orphans fund and support this family during these difficult times. Donate HERE As the funeral for Chicago firefighter Daniel Capuano drew to a close Friday, a colleague from his firehouse rose and read a letter by Capuano’s wife, Julie, about her life with Capuano. Here’s ...

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Funeral for Chicago Firefighter Daniel Capuano Live

Video below of live funeral coverage below. Coverage starts at 11:00 a.m. EST/ 10:00 a.m. CST  Video may take a few moments to load. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:*

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You Will Want to See This Vintage Video: Firehouse Burns in National City, IL

First off it’s very hard to admit that I am calling a video from 1996 vintage.  It just doesn’t seem right.  Anyways in a very unfortunate circumstance the National City, Illinois Firehouse caught fire early one morning in 1996.  The video was posted by  Fire Cam and description is below. “The National City, IL, Village Hall, police and fire station were destroyed ...

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