Tag Archives: close call

Close Call Video: Gas Station Collapses on Firefighter In Iron Mountain, MI

Video Published by Jason Asselin “This just happened a short time ago at the Iron Mountain, Michigan “The Store Gas Station” with a Burger King attached! The fireman was underneath when the front of the building collapsed on top of him, he was trapped for minutes as others came to his rescue. He was up and walking at the end ...

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Video: Flint Michigan Firefighters Barely Make it Out of Burning Apartment Building

Video posted by Drew Moore shows companies in Flint, Michigan barely making it out of a well involved apartment building fire.  We hope any members injured a speedy recovery. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:*

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Must See Video: Helmet Cam Video of Heavy Fire Conditions With an Explosion at a Single Family Dwelling in Indiana

Watch the helmet cam video posted by Whiteland Volunteer Fire Department which shows companies arriving and operating at a well involved house, garage, and vehicle. At approximately the 2:10 Minute Mark there is a loud explosion and heavy fire ball.  The video states that it was the vehicles gas tank exploding in the driveway.  Description of the video is below.  Thankfully  nobody ...

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Close Call Video as Firefighter Falls From Ground Ladder at a House Fire in Walnutport, PA

Close call video as a Firefighter is operating a hand-line on a ground ladder (Roof Ladder) and falls down to the ground.  The Firefighter gets up and finishes the job but was later transported to a hospital to be checked out.  We hope our brother Firefighter has a speedy recovery.  The video was posted by news working and description of the fire ...

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Three Firefighters Struck By Lightning in Boca Raton Florida

Three Firefighters from Boca Raton, FL were struck by lightning today while operating on a fire in a backyard that was started by lightning. It was reported that the Firefighters were thrown 15 feet and had a seizure. The Firefighters were transported to the hospital and are all expected to recover. This is a scary situation that could have ended ...

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Video: Man on a Bicycle Narrowly Escapes Being Struck by FDNY Tower Ladder Trying to Beat it

A gentleman on a bicycle tried to beat a FDNY Tower Ladder through an intersection recently.  Thankfully he was not hurt but it just goes to show you the dangers we face when responding to incidents.  The video was posted by THEMAJESTIRIUM1 and description is below. “HERE YOU WILL SEE A STUPID MORON ALMOST GET RUN OVER BY FDNY TOWER LADDER 21 ...

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Close Call in Tulsa Oklahoma After Balcony Collapse at Apartment Fire

Article from KTUL.COM The balcony collapse occurs at the 0:42 second mark. It appears they were conducting overhaul and the second floor balcony fell apart and struck three firefighters. We don’t have much information on this video, it sounds like three firefighters had minor injuries. We hope for a quick and speedy recovery. According to the Tulsa Fire Department, three ...

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You Will Want to See This Video: Phoenix Firefighters Operating on The Roof Find Their Means of Egress Engulfed in Flames

Phoenix Firefighters had a close call early this morning when the vent hole they had cut lit up and was blowing flames on their ground ladder.  Thankfully the Company on the roof was able to move the ladder out of the flames.  This incident also has a sad story as 5 people are dead.  The fire occurred after a family ...

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Raw Video: Firefighter From Moncton-New Brunswick Gets Engulfed by Large Fireball at Dolman Foods

A firefighter from Moncton, New Brunswick Canada is lucky to be alive today after taking on a very large fireball from some sort of smoke explosion at Delmot Foods. The videographer stated the firefighter just kept on working after. Were happy to learn everyones ok! Take care and be safe! Full article below from cbc.ca A downtown Moncton building that housed a popular specialty ...

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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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