Pahala (HI) Volunteer Firefighter Suffers Second-, Third-Degree Burns While Fighting Underground Fire
It was so hot she couldn’t use her arms to pull herself out.
Engineer Justin Hansen, 37, of Central Mat-Su (AK) Fire Department on June 27, 2021.
The driver of the apparatus was uninjured.
The department is trying to navigate a legal tightrope involving Governor Greg Abbott's recent executive order on mask mandates.
During the fire, she was involved in a UTV rollover accident.