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Video showed smoke filling the platform at the Eastern Market station
The girlfriend, a fellow firefighter and mother of his children, ran from the house, and a neighbor killed Carl Braxton, the Charles County Sheriff’s Office said
“The actions depicting in a video of the incident are completely unacceptable,” department officials said in a statement
Workers were instructed to evacuate, and no injuries were reported
Both firefighters were on duty, and the injured person was transported to a hospital
The firefighters and EMS providers are also seeking damages they say they are owed from having to work desk jobs, which pay less, for 18 months
“There were insufficient facts to determine if the testing process was violated by the other members of the class,” a D.C. Fire and EMS spokeswoman said
Hours earlier, a probationary D.C. Fire and EMS firefighter rescued a woman from an apartment fire
The department’s parade and apparatus muster displayed both modern and antique equipment
Names can describe, categorize and serve as a symbol, but we also need to update them when appropriate
“Breaking barriers is possible,” said Queen Anunay, who until recently led the EMS division
The woman fell when the sidewalk grate beneath her collapsed
The department details what its members faced that day and thank DC police for their work to protect the U.S. Capitol
Elon Wilson spent 21 months in prison after his arrest by former Fairfax County Officer Jonathan A. Freitag
The chief officers, firefighters, EMTs and paramedics who responded to the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol describe responding to the ill and injured
D.C. Mayor Murial Bowser announced that vaccinations are expected to begin in the capital on Wednesday
Helmet camera video shows a Bladensburg (Prince George’s County) volunteer firefighter cursing at a D.C. firefighter after an engine was parked on a hose line
Eleven boat occupants were safely evacuated; fire boats attacked the blaze with foam
D.C. Fire and EMS Chief Gregory M. Dean announced Friday that he will be retiring after five and a half years with the department
D.C. Fire and EMS firefighters responded to two hazmat incidents, including a refrigerant leak and a sulphuric acid leak
Firefighters held down two dogs that were attacking people while crews battled a blaze
Two women and a ladder truck passed by at just the right time, narrowly escaping the falling debris
The ambus has all of the equipment found inside a traditional ambulance and can treat up to 20 patients at a time, making it a valuable asset for any type of mass response
More than 100 firefighters fought the blaze for about two hours; one firefighter was taken to a hospital for treatment
NTSB finds the commander had completed only two of four incident training courses, posing unnecessary risks in incidents requiring ICS
NTSB investigators found that the third-rail power cables were improperly installed at the site of the electrical malfunction that led to the fire
Passengers spent more than 30 minutes inside the smoke-filled train before firefighters arrived