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Disaster Assistance Response Team included 57 urban search and rescuers each from Los Angeles County and Fairfax County, Va. fire departments. ...
Heavy rain from the last round of storms has swollen creeks and rivers, dramatically increasing the likelihood of flash flooding as the next round of storms approaches. ...
The three-story garage collapsed; a cadaver dog indicated there may be one dead. ...
Protrusions on cliffs or walls during high-angle rescues pose a threat to rescuer and victim; here are some simple ways to work around those obstacles. ...
The pressure was so intense on the man's body that he could have suffocated, fire officials said ...
The truck became fully engulfed in flames; four people are in critical condition ...
Firefighters worked with wildlife officers to cut a channel in the ice leading to the shore and pulled them out ...
Up to 10 firefighters worked for nearly 90 minutes trying to free the man; he was not injured ...
Firefighters used a lift system to get it out of the pool; the horse is doing fine ...
Firefighters must approach vehicles like an opponent; understand where its weaknesses lie and use that to gain an advantage. ...
Firefighters pulled the workers through a window; they were not hurt ...
It took five hours for the 24 people to be rescued from the Joker's Jinx ...
Three family members, who work with the local fire department, have been trained in grain bin rescues and helped save his life. ...
The assistant fire chief said the man appeared to have serious injuries ...
Two carjackers plowed into a group selling fruit as a fundraiser. ...
Emergency crews tied ropes to the man, gave him a harness and attached an additional rope to pull him up. ...
Firefighters in harnesses could be seen removing the riders one by one from coaster cars; four people received minor injuries ...
At least 26 are dead and dozens of others may be trapped ...
She got out of the car and it began to roll away; in an attempt to stop the vehicle, she got pinned between the door and a ditch ...
The firefighter was taken to the hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening and for further evaluation ...