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Brush Truck Destroyed, Firefighters Injured in Texas Brush Fire

Blaze burned over 100 acres     Wildland Firefighter ARANSAS PASS, Texas – KIITV reports that firefighters have been recalled to a brush fire that earlier destroyed a brush truck and injured three firefighters on Tuesday. Firefighters were called back ...

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Firefighters in Greece Race to Stop Wildfire

Evacuees bussed to nearby beaches     ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Firefighters and water-dropping aircraft were fighting a blaze for a second day in southern Greece Thursday that forced evacuations and a night-long battle to save seaside homes. The Fire ...

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Tankers Help Contain Fire South of Reno

Firefighters and tankers kept the fire at 120 acres     RENO, Nev. (AP) — Strong winds caused a structure fire to spread into south Reno wildland, threatening more than 100 structures Tuesday and forcing some evacuations before it was ...

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New Type III Engine for El Dorado County FPD

A new fire engine for El Dorado County firefighters     El Dorado County Professional Firefighters – IAFF Local 3556 Placerville, CA, July 16, 2020 – El Dorado County Fire Protection District Firefighters at Station 19 in Pleasant Valley, CA ...

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Crews Battle Wildfires in Central California

Fire near Coalinga 20% contained     COALINGA, Calif. (AP) — More than 900 firefighters aided by helicopters and air tankers battled a wildfire in a rural area of central California on Thursday. The fire in the Diablo Range west ...

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Why Choose a MARK-3® High-Pressure Pump?

The pump of choice for most wildland fire agencies around the world     Product specialists and wildland firefighters, Zach & Alex explain why the MARK-3® pump has been the best in its category for the past decades. What do ...

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Colorado’s Elephant Butte Fire Forces Hundreds of Evacuations

Helicopters and a tanker working west of Evergreen     EVERGREEN, Colo. (AP) — A wildfire burning in the foothills west of Denver has prompted authorities to tell hundreds of residents to leave their homes. The fire started Monday afternoon ...

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Nevada Numbers Fire Triples in Size

Hundreds of homes threatened     By SCOTT SONNER Associated Press RENO, Nev. (AP) — A northern Nevada wildfire burning out of control near the California line more than tripled in size on Tuesday, closing a U.S. highway, forcing evacuations ...

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Hotshots Hike to Remember Storm King Mountain Fallen Firefighters

14 firefighters killed 26 years ago     GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado – Twenty-six years ago, 14 firefighters were killed on Storm King Mountain, near Glenwood Springs. To honor the memory, about a dozen members of the Craig hotshots crew hiked ...

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Colorado Chatridge 2 Fire, Community Incident Review

Lessons learned from South Metro Fire Rescue     South Metro Fire Rescue PIO – In this video Public Information Officer Eric Hurst provides an overview of incident operations during the Chatridge 2 Fire that occurred on June 29, 2020 ...

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