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Posted: Feb 7, 2020

2 people taken to hospital after being pulled from burning apartment in Vancouver

Firefighters say two people were pulled from a burning apartment in Vancouver Sunday morning. At about 8:25 a.m., firefighters were dispatched an apartment fire, located at 7531 NE 18th St., according to the Vancouver Fire Department. Initial information provided by dispatchers was that two people were trapped inside.
- PUB DATE: 2/7/2020 7:26:57 PM - SOURCE: KPTV-TV FOX 12 Beaverton
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Posted: Feb 7, 2020

One dead in Seattle apartment fire

One person was found dead in an apartment near the north Beacon Hill neighborhood after a fire broke out. Seattle fire crews were called to the apartment complex in the 1400 block of Columbian Way South around 2 a.m. Friday after someone called 911 reporting there was light smoke throughout the building.
- PUB DATE: 2/7/2020 7:16:00 AM - SOURCE: KIRO-TV CBS 7 Seattle
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Posted: Feb 7, 2020

VIDEO: Sacramento leaders want fire department pulled from reality show

Some Sacramento city leaders up in arms over the airing of a reality television show that follows Sacramento firefighters and paramedics on the job. A&E's "Live Rescue" features first responders in cities and towns across the country -- and the Sacramento Fire Department is one of them. The show is now in its second season.
- PUB DATE: 2/7/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KCRA-TV NBC 3 Sacramento
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Posted: Feb 7, 2020

Man in Ohio overcomes adversity to serve community as a volunteer firefighter, police captain

Just 10 miles from Findlay, Ohio is a small town called Vanlue. That's where you'll find the Fighting 600 Firehouse where a half dozen firefighters volunteer to save lives. "At any given moment," says volunteer firefighter, Ross Wentling, "we get pulled from our families and family events to help people we don't even know.
- PUB DATE: 2/7/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: WTVG-TV ABC 13 Toledo
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Posted: Feb 7, 2020

Georgia: State wants truth check on ambulance response times

Bill Compton, senior vice president for Grady Emergency Medical Services, is happy to deliver data on response times for his ambulances in one of the most vulnerable corners of the state: south Fulton. And why wouldn’t he be pleased? Grady, he said, has shaved off 10 minutes from the previous ambulance service’s response times.
- PUB DATE: 2/7/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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