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December 18, 2013
18
Dec

FD & PD COLLIDE ON ICE IN MO

Sunday, December 15, 2013 One of the dozens of crashes on icy roads around the Ozarks this morning, was the crash of a fire truck and deputy’s patrol car. It happened at the intersection of Highways D and B just north of Rogersville. Logan-Rogersville Fire Chief Richard Stirts says one of his department’s fire engines...
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18
Dec

Fatal Fire Dept Vehicle Incident – Bicyclist dies after crash with FD vehicle

Sunday, December 15, 2013 A Lake County man died Saturday morning after he crossed in front of a Tavares Fire Department truck on State Road 19, officials said. Earl Dudley, 66, of Tavares was killed in the crash, which happened at 6:49 a.m. at S.R. 19 near Dead River Lake Road, Florida Highway Patrol reported....
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18
Dec

WATER MAIN BREAK IN CA CAUSES ENGINE TO FALL IN SINK HOLE

Saturday, December 7, 2013 Sometimes a firefighter’s worst enemy is water. A devastating water main break in Castro County, Calif. on Friday caused a massive sinkhole to open up in the street, pulling in a fire truck, Patch reports. The break occurred at around 7 p.m., dispatchers told the site. Water flowed into several houses,...
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18
Dec

OK BRUSH TRUCK STOLEN AND BURNED

Saturday, December 7, 2013 Residents in a rural Oklahoma town must now wait longer for firefighters to arrive at their call. Early Wednesday morning, vandals torched the Avant Volunteer Fire Department’s go-to truck. The Ford F-350 was parked inside the station. Volunteer Fire Chief Gene Atkins said the vandals dumped it about three miles away...
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