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Ariz. dept. fined for fire training accident

The citation asked for a $3,750 fine to be paid

By Jon Johnson
Eastern Arizona Courier

THATCHER, Ariz. — The Thatcher Fire Department just got burned by a seven-month-old fire.

On Jan. 10, the Industrial Commission of Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health issued two citations to the Thatcher Fire Department regarding a June 16 fire training mishap that caused injuries to firefighters. The notification listed one citation as serious and issued a $3,750 fine to the Fire Department.

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