FIRE APPARATUS CRASH, THEN APPARATUS STRUCK IN OH

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Thursday, November 7, 2013  Four people were taken to hospitals from two crashes involving Kettering emergency vehicles that shut down Stroop and Far Hills avenues Wednesday.

Kettering police and fire personnel responded to one crash involving a medic unit jus... [ more ]

   


 

APPARATUS CRASH RESPONDING TO FIRE IN HOUSTON

Wednesday, November 6, 2013  A Houston fire truck got into a crash on the way to an apartment fire in southwest Houston.

It happened Wednesday evening as the truck was headed to the blaze on Bellefontaine. The SUV and fire engine collided and the SUV ended up hi... [ more ]

   


 

PREGNANT FIREFIGHTER EJECTED & KILLED WHILE RESPONDING IN NEW ZEALAND

Wednesday, November 6, 2013  A New Caledonian (NZ) Volunteer Firefighter has died in the Line of Duty in a crash responding to a wildland fire. The woman reportedly tried to evade an oncoming car and lost control of her vehicle and crashed.
The 22-year... [ more ]

   


 

FIREFIGHTER DEMOTIONS FOLLOWING FIRE APPARATUS VS FIRE APPARATUS CRASH IN OKLAHOMA

Wednesday, November 6, 2013  The Tulsa FD demoted two firefighters after an investigation of a crash that occurred last summer. The crash left two trucks - Engine 3 and Engine 15 - with some damage, but the accident also revealed firefighters on board weren't we... [ more ]

   


 

FIREFIGHTERS INJURED AS RIG OVERTURNS IN NY

Sunday, November 3, 2013  A Plattekill (Ulster County, NY) fire truck overturned last night injuring all five firefighters on board. The fire truck was heading out eastbound on Prospect Hill Road to a traffic crash on the New York State Thruway at about 2100., whe... [ more ]

   


 

ONE APPARATUS REAR ENDS THE OTHER IN FRANCE

Saturday, November 2, 2013  TWO FIRETRUCKS FROM the Hedes, France, fire department collided Friday night while responding to a fire.  The collision sent both of them into a ditch and cause heavy damages.


The two engines were just arriving at ... [ more ]

   


 

APPARATUS CRASH IN INDY

Saturday, November 2, 2013  An Indianapolis Fire Department fire truck was involved in a car accident while responding to a crash Thursday night.

Officials say the truck was northbound on Fall Creek Parkway when the crash occurred. The truck was heading to a rep... [ more ]

   


 

APPARATUS SAFETY CONCERNS RAISED MONTHS BEFORE FFs DEATH

Saturday, November 2, 2013  THE lack of safety equipment on WA fire trucks had raised concern months before it contributed to the death of a firefighter near Albany.


The Sunday Times can reveal that Fire Commi... [ more ]

   


 

APPARATUS STRUCK BY CAR IN NY

Wednesday, October 30, 2013  A car struck a fire truck Tuesday evening at Seneca and Geneva streets in Ithaca, sending both drivers to the hospital for evaluation of minor injuries.

The fire truck was not responding to an emergency when it was hit in its driver ... [ more ]

   


 

FDNY APPARATUS SUFFERS SHEARED RIM DURING RESPONSE

Wednesday, October 30, 2013  Have you ever driven an apparatus, glanced into the side view mirror, and thought that the truck was driving crooked along the center roadway line? Or, maybe you're ... [ more ]

     



 
 
 

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