Tag Archives: high rise fire

Couple of Video’s: High Rise Fire in Milwaukee, WI With Multiple Rescues

    Top Video is from Todays TMJ 4 and shows fire blowing out the third floor window of an 8 story High Rise Apartment. Bottom Video shows quick shots of the apparatus and has a list of who all responded.  Bottom video was posted by Milwaukee Fire Wire His description of apparatus that responded will be listed below the video. “Engine ...

Read More »

FDNY Arriving at a High Rise Fire in Manhattan With Fire on The 22nd Floor

Video posted by FDNY Response Videos shows companies arriving at a high rise fire.  Description of the video is below. “Fire Location: 405 East 92nd St Fire on the 22nd floor of a 25 story High Rise MD E-22,53,44,58 E-76(HR Nozzle) E-39(C.F.R.D) E-3 w/ HR 1 L-12,43,26(Fast) L-16,22 B-10,12,8,14(Safety) R-1 Sq-41 D-3 Rac-1 RB,SB FC,FCB Tac-1 *E91 unable to respond*” Subscribe for ...

Read More »

Video: A Couple of Video’s Showing a Still and Box Alarm Fire in a Chicago High Rise

The first video was posted by sirens999sirens with a credit to twitter user Matt Chandler.  No description was given however the fire was a Still and Box Alarm and the fire was quickly extinguished on the 34th floor. More on the story below from ABC 7 Chicago ABC 7 – “Chicago firefighters responded Friday afternoon to a fire on a balcony of a ...

Read More »

Video: FDNY Companies Working at a 3 Alarm Fire in a 46 Story High-Rise in Manhattan

Video of FDNY Companies working at a 3 Alarm Fire in a 46 Story High Rise Commercial Building in Manhattan.  The video was posted by FDNY Response Videos and description is below. “Fire Location: 888 7th Ave (Redeye Grill) Fire in the Kitchen 1st floor of a 46 story commercial 80 X 200 Class 1 CIDS: 1. Street 2. Similar 3. Unknown ...

Read More »

Video and Commentary: (Language Warning) Hempstead, New York Firefighters Working a High Rise Fire With Rescues

Video with some commentary from the person holding the camera shows Hempstead, New York Firefighters Working a High Rise Fire With People Trapped.  The video was posted by alogan0471 and description is below. “Fire at 590 Fulton Ave 6/17/2012. Went through several floors before it was put out. 72 people were moved to the High school for shelter.” Subscribe for updates and ...

Read More »

Fireground Audio of a High-Rise Fire With a Mayday in Aurora, Colorado

Fireground audio of a high-rise fire with a Mayday in Aurora, Colorado.  Companies had heavy smoke and Fire on the 6th floor.  At the approx. 10:50 minute mark a crew is lost on the 6th floor with a victim.  The video of the audio was posted by Eric Hurst 5280Fire  and no description was given.  At approx. the 16:00 Minute Mark ...

Read More »

Must See: Large Fire in 63 Story Luxury Hotel in Dubai Happening Now

(Article in Full) Rt News – “Pictures emerge on Twitter showing The Address Downtown Dubai hotel engulfed in flames. The building that hosts the 5-star hotel is 302 meters tall and is located not far from the New Year’s Eve fireworks display. WATCH LIVE: Fire at skyscraper in Dubai amid New Year festivities It was not immediately clear what caused ...

Read More »

Video’s and Images: 2-11 Alarm Fire at The John Hancock Tower in Chicago

Update: The fire on the 50th floor of the John Hancock building in Chicago was accidental according to CFD Spokesperson Larry Langford.  The fire originated in a bedroom on that floor.  All occupants of the 50th floor have been displaced.  There were 5 injuries reported including one police officer who suffered from smoke inhalation.  None of the injuries appear to ...

Read More »

Woman Jumps to Her Death as Firefighters in Nebraska Set Up Aerial for Rescue

(Article in Full) Omaha.Com –  “GRAND ISLAND, Neb. — A widow from Sudan who had lived in the United States for about eight years fell to her death Saturday after a fire broke out in a high-rise apartment building. The fire was caused by “careless discarding of smoking materials,” Grand Island Fire Division Chief Tim Hiemer said. The woman was seen hanging ...

Read More »

LODD: Washington D.C. Firefighter Dies in Line of Duty After High-Rise Fire

We are sad to report that a Washington D.C. Lieutenant has died this morning following a high-rise fire.  Our thoughts and prayers are with the family, friends, and brothers and sisters in D.C.  Here is more on the story. NBC 4 – “A D.C. firefighter has died in the line of duty. Lt. Kevin McRae, a 25-year veteran of the ...

Read More »