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February 9, 2014
09
Feb

FIREFIGHTER FALLS FROM CT TOWER LADDER BUCKET

A very close call in Bridgeport (CT) today at a working dwelling fire. The fire, on Hancock Avenue, had an extreme close call moment as Firefighters were overhauling the scene. A Firefighter working from Tower Ladder 5, doing overhaul with a handline, slipped and fell from the bucket area of the ladder truck. Ice in the bucket caused the member to...
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09
Feb

APPARATUS CRASHES IN OH AND IN

Several Pleasant Township firefighters were injured Sunday morning when their truck slid into a telephone pole. It happened on Coonpath Road at Old Millersport Road north of Lancaster around 8:30 a.m. The rescue workers were headed to an emergency when the crash happened. Three firefighters were rushed to Grant Medical Center in Columbus.  They are all expected...
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