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Mass Casualty Training in Washington

Hundreds of firefighters training in Spokane County.

One Woman Injured in Collision with College Park (WA) Ambulance

One woman was injured Monday afternoon after reportedly running a red light and colliding with an ambulance at the intersection near Walmart in College Place.

One Dead after Jet with Engine, Window Damage Makes Emergency Landing

A Southwest Airlines jet with a damaged engine and window made an emergency landing at Philadelphia's airport Tuesday, and one passenger was critically injured. A former federal investigator theorized the plane blew an engine and the shrapnel hit the aircraft.

Boston Marks Anniversary of Marathon Bombings

Boston began the anniversary of the attacks Sunday with Mayor Marty Walsh and Gov. Charlie Baker laying wreaths early in the morning at the spots along downtown Boylston Street where two bombs killed three spectators and maimed more than 260 others April 15, 2013.

Engine Company EMS: Giving Birth

They are the best of calls, they are the worst of calls...Michael Morse writes about firefighters assisting with childbirth.

Local News: Marcus FD seeks new ambulance (4/13/18) | Cherokee Chronicle Times

MARCUS - The Marcus Fire Department announces a Fund Raising effort to purchase a new ambulance. For over 50 years the Marcus Fire Department has provided a much needed ambulance service to residents of Marcus and the surrounding area. The Marcus Fire Department has always chosen to provide its ambulance service on a voluntary basis, and department members are not paid for their time spent on ambulance calls, nor are any fees assessed for their services...

Ambulance driver charged in Stafford crash that resulted in death of patient

A three-day jury trial has been scheduled for an ambulance driver charged with involuntary manslaughter in connection with a Feb. 27 accident on U.S. 17 in Stafford in which a patient later died, court records show. Matthew Alexander Vancamp, 30, of Manassas, is also charged with reckless driving.

Firefighters Exposed to Radioactive Material at Idaho Nuclear Site

When the firefighters left the building, emergency workers detected a small amount of radioactive material on their skin, said department spokeswoman Danielle Miller.

FDNY: Man Under Train

FDNY rescues a man pinned under a subway train in Manhattan.

Death Toll Rises in Hockey Team Bus Crash in Canada

The death toll in a bus crash involving a junior hockey team rose to 16 on Wednesday as a woman who worked as trainer for the team died.

Hamilton (OH) Takes Delivery of New Ambulance

New Fire Chief Mark Mercer, who took over earlier this year for Steve Dawson after he retired, has continued to work on the department's need for equipment upgrades, and it recently acquired a new ambulance. Mercer has also worked to get $78,000 in funding to go toward the purchase of a new Safety House, which is used to teach fire safety.

Canadian Town Grieves after Crash Decimates Youth Hockey Team

This shattered town mourned its revered local youth hockey team, trying to come to grips with a devastating highway accident that killed 15 players and team personnel and injured the other 14 people on their bus.

Three Still in Critical Condition after Deadly Van Rampage in Germany

A 48-year-old German killed two people and injured more than 20 others when he crashed into the crowd outside a popular bar on Saturday afternoon. He then fatally shot himself in the van.

Manchester Mayor: Firefighters Did Nothing Wrong

Mayor Andy Burnham said front line firefighters were "desperate to help" victims but were kept away by their superiors in the crucial hours after a suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured scores more at an Ariana Grande concert on May 22.

Report: Orlando Firefighter Investigated for Recording Run on GoPro

3 hospitalized as gunfire exchanged between trucks on SR 528 Headless alligator found in Rockledge neighborhood, FWC says New report predicts busier-than-average 2018 hurricane season Family says they came home to find man sleeping in 4-year-old's closet Teacher's union defends Brevard superintendent who failed to stop for school bus Video shows deputies saving children from gunman in domestic dispute Man travels to Brevard homeless camps to feed the hungry Deputies called 13 times to home where pregnant woman beaten, shot, records show Fixed bus routes to new Poinciana SunRail station cut before summer opening

3 Dead In Bellwood Ambulance Crash

Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW BREAKING NEWS WATCH LIVE: Authorities provide update on Des Plaines crash...NOW TOP VIDEOS BREAKING NEWS WATCH LIVE: Authorities provide update on Des Plaines crash...NOW Three people are dead after an ambulance crash in west suburban Bellwood. The ambulance was transporting 48-year-old Larry Marshall Jr.

East Boston gets second ambulance - The Boston Globe

After complaints from the public and a nudge from city and state officials, East Boston is getting a second dedicated ambulance. Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced Friday that overtime funds will pay for a second ambulance in the neighborhood for the remainder of the fiscal year.

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Fire District Enjoys 'Decisive Victory' | Journal & Topics Media Group

Approval of last week's Prospect Heights Fire District tax hike referendum will help the district avoid making further staffing cuts while bolstering funds for vehicle maintenance. "I thought it went real well...we had a lot of support. It was a decisive victory," said Fire Chief Drew Smith when contacted by the Journal after the vote.

Over 60 Dead after Riot, Fire at Venezuelan Police Station

Venezuela's chief prosecutor reported late Wednesday that 68 people died in a fire that swept through the cell area inside a police station

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