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Helmet-cam: Firefighters battle fully involved house fire

The firefighters reportedly took an hour to extinguish the blaze

By FireRescue1 Staff

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. — Helmet-cam footage shows firefighters battling a fully engulfed house fire.

Firefighters are seen knocking down the blaze with two handlines and pulling the ceiling back to get rid of the remaining flames in the home's attic.

Reports say there were no injuries in this fire attack.

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Gordon Bentley Gordon Bentley Monday, December 17, 2012 3:05:10 PM Am I the only one thinking that nobody should be inside this house?
Johann Halpern Johann Halpern Tuesday, December 18, 2012 10:29:15 AM I like the Capt at the bottom of the attic ladder with no SCBA on, in a working fire. Wow.

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