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Posted on Mon, 15 Oct 2018 09:22:33 GMT



Helmet cam shows dramatic rescue in Fresno, 'one of the busiest fire departments in the country' - Fresno Bee


Fresno Bee

Helmet cam shows dramatic rescue in Fresno, 'one of the busiest fire departments in the country'
Fresno Bee
“This is one of the very busiest fire departments in the country,” Donis said. “We have an inordinate amount of structure fires consistently year over year in the city.” Half of all fires in Fresno are under investigation for possible arson, meaning a ...

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Posted on Wed, 10 Oct 2018 20:21:00 GMT



Fresno Fire releases helmet cam video of house fire rescue - KFSN-TV


KFSN-TV

Fresno Fire releases helmet cam video of house fire rescue
KFSN-TV
An increase in vacant home fires across the city is becoming a big concern for Fresno firefighters. Just this year alone, the department has dealt with more than 700 structure fires and at least a third of them have occurred in vacant buildings ...

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Posted on Wed, 10 Oct 2018 01:25:12 GMT



Helmet Cam Captures Dramatic CA Rescue - Firehouse.com (press release) (blog)


Firehouse.com (press release) (blog)

Helmet Cam Captures Dramatic CA Rescue
Firehouse.com (press release) (blog)
Fire Chief Kerri Donis praised the heroism of those who saved the homeless man but said the rescue simply underscores the larger problem of too many vacant buildings in Fresno catching fire. That just ... “We have 77 firefighters on staff each day in ...

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Posted on Thu, 11 Oct 2018 13:27:04 GMT



Latest: 25 hospitalized, 5 serious, after LA highway crash - Fresno Bee


Charlotte Observer

Latest: 25 hospitalized, 5 serious, after LA highway crash
Fresno Bee
Fire Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart says four people are in serious condition following the crash Sunday afternoon on Interstate 405 in the city's San Fernando Valley area. Stewart says six people were in fair condition. City News Service ...
405 Fwy crash in North Hills injures 40 people, shuts down lanesKABC-TV
Update Traffic 10/14/2018 INC#0699 | Los Angeles Fire DepartmentLos Angeles Fire Department

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Posted on Sun, 14 Oct 2018 22:10:00 GMT



Salt Lake City Fire to open rare renewable-energy station - Fresno Bee


Salt Lake City Fire to open rare renewable-energy station
Fresno Bee
The Salt Lake City Fire Department is preparing to dedicate a station it says is one of few in the country to create as much renewable energy as it uses. The department will dedicate the new Station No. 3 on Wednesday. It generates its own power from a ...

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Posted on Tue, 09 Oct 2018 05:01:00 GMT



Trapped Man Sticks Hand Out of House on Fire: Dramatic Rescue Footage - The Epoch Times


The Epoch Times

Trapped Man Sticks Hand Out of House on Fire: Dramatic Rescue Footage
The Epoch Times
The responsibility falls on the property owner to make sure a vacant building is properly boarded up or fenced. The fire department is coordinating with Fresno's city leaders and police to have vacant buildings that have not been taken care of to be ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Oct 2018 17:45:01 GMT



It may take months for this fire damaged restaurant to reopen, owner says - Fresno Bee


Fresno Bee

It may take months for this fire damaged restaurant to reopen, owner says
Fresno Bee
The restaurant at Champlain Drive and Perrin Avenue was just a few hours from opening for dinner on a Sunday last month when a fire broke out in the kitchen. Fresno Fire Department investigators said the fire started accidentally in the pizza oven and ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Oct 2018 23:52:50 GMT



Houston firefighters take battle over pay to voters - Fresno Bee


Fresno Bee

Houston firefighters take battle over pay to voters
Fresno Bee
Marty Lancton, president of the Houston Professional Fire Fighters Association, calls Turner's dire financial warnings a "phony budget crisis." Lancton has questioned the changing figures the city has used to calculate the price tag, but he didn't ...

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Posted on Sat, 13 Oct 2018 14:26:25 GMT



Iowa authorities identify woman who died in a house fire - Fresno Bee


Iowa authorities identify woman who died in a house fire
Fresno Bee
Authorities have identified a 59-year-old Iowa woman who died in a house fire last week. The Scott ... Webb spent her career working for government agencies in Scott County, including the sheriff's department and Davenport City Council. The cause of ...

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Posted on Sun, 14 Oct 2018 19:44:00 GMT



Record-setting rainfall slows Phoenix traffic, shutters fair - Fresno Bee


Record-setting rainfall slows Phoenix traffic, shutters fair
Fresno Bee
Scattered street closures were reported in Phoenix and several suburbs, including Surprise, where a Fire Department crew rescued a male from his car stuck in a hubcap-deep water on a flooded road. Flooding on a low-lying portion of Interstate 10 in ...

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Posted on Sat, 13 Oct 2018 23:34:00 GMT



 

 



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