Firefighter rescued after falling through floor during fire
Crews initially attempted an offensive attack on the apartment fire, but then pulled out of the building as the fire grew
By FireRescue1 Staff
PANTHERSVILLE, Ga. — A firefighter had a close call after falling through a floor during an apartment fire Thursday night.
Crews initially attempted an offensive attack on the fire, but then pulled out of the building as the fire grew. While leaving the building, one firefighter fell through a floor, reported 11Alive.
The firefighter was rescued by the DeKalb Fire Department’s rapid intervention team; the firefighter is expected to fully recover.
1/2 FIRE Units on scene of working apartment fire at 2933 Panthersville Rd at Hidden Villags Apts,,,, Units on Tac … https://t.co/NBD39wzvPR— DCFR Public Affairs (@DCFRpubaffairs) March 10, 2017