BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Video shows NY firefighters battling a two-alarm warehouse basement blaze where at least two maydays were reported and five firefighters were injured.
The Tuesday evening fire took 106 firefighters nearly an hour to control, according to the New York Post.
Three of the injured firefighters were hospitalized and are now in stable condition with the other two treated at the scene.
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John WalshThursday, November 29, 2012 11:37:15 AMVery Interestig and information.
Rudy Caparros Sr.Friday, December 21, 2012 11:43:20 AMWARNING: FIRST RESPONDERS’ use of THE CHLORINE INSTITUTE “C” KIT may cause the catastrophic failure of a chlorine tank car, instantly creating a toxic gas plume with a distance of not less than seven miles. The first mile will have chlorine concentrations of 1,000 ppm, causing death after one or two breaths with no opportunity for escape. To learn more, see PETITION C KIT, click on “First Responder Warnings.”.
Rudy CaparrosFriday, January 04, 2013 12:05:02 PMHazMat Experts and Firefighters petition Dow Chemical and Union Pacific for safe rail tank cars transporting gas chlorine. Secondary containment is a necessary improvement that must be implemented. See--PETITION C KIT for First Responders Comments.