Tag Archives: Roof Collapse

Line of Duty Death: West Peculiar, Missouri Firefighter Dies After Roof Collapse at House Fire

We regret to bring you the news that a Suburban Kansas City Firefighter has died in the Line of Duty after a roof collapse at a house fire.  More on the story below.  Our thoughts and prayers are with all involved. “KANSAS CITY, Mo. — UPDATE: JAN. 5, 1:45 | A West Peculiar firefighter was killed when the roof collapsed. ...

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Video of Roof Collapse at Los Angeles House Fire

Video footage of a well involved house fire in Los Angeles, California.  The video shows the roof collapse at approx. The 2:58 mark and then it shows it again in slow motion.  The video was posted by firelensman and description is below. “11-26-2015 Los Angeles Firefighters, Engine 57, Task Force 33 & 66’s, Battalion 13 first on scene at 1126 West 73rd ...

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Raw Video: Bowling Alley Fire in Eugene, Oregon

Raw video of a bowling alley fire in Eugene Oregon.  At approximately the :40 second mark you can see the bowstring truss roof collapse.  The video was posted by Lisa Ann Wilson and description is below. “8/5/2015. I’m crying, this truly is terrible. Tragedy Strikes our neighborhood again! Southtowne Lanes, A Eugene, Oregon classic hang-out on South Willamette Street is Burning today, ...

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