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Slow Motion Video: Close Call in Decatur, IL at a Dwelling Fire With Apparent Backdraft

Video from Iowa backdraft

Video posted by Decatur Fire Department on Facebook appears to show a backdraft at a dwelling fire.  The video was shared to the Fire Department via a citizen.  Description the Decatur Fire Department provided was acknowledging that fact, and is below. “Here is another view from last week’s close call in slow motion. Thanks to Monique Hicks for sharing her video with ...

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Video: FDNY Members Caught in Smoke Explosion/BackDraft While Battling 5 Alarm Strip Mall Fire in Queens

Video shows companies from FDNY battling a 5 Alarm Fire in a strip mall.  The video was posted to Facebook by Fox5 NY and Loudlabs.  Description on the Fire is below. “SCARY: FDNY crews were engulfed by a backdraft while fighting a 5-alarm fire in Queens Thursday morning. No serious injuries were reported.” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. ...

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