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High-Rise Nozzle

A Fire Engineering Training Minutes     Fire Engineering Training Minutes Revisited: Lieutenant John Ceriello of the FDNY demonstrates the high-rise nozzle, which allows firefighters to get water on a fire in a high-rise when an external stream is not ...

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Former Fire Chief Killed in Manhattan Helicopter Crash

Helicopter crashed on the roof of a high-rise minutes after takeoff     By JIM MUSTIAN and JENNIFER PELTZ Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — A helicopter crashed on the roof of a rain-shrouded midtown Manhattan skyscraper Monday, killing the ...

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No Injuries in Toronto High-Rise Fire

Barbecue started a fire on the 18th floor     City News TORONTO, Ontario (City News) – No injuries were reported after a barbecue fire at a residential building in Scarborough. Police and firefighters responded to multiple reports of fire ...

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Houston High-Rise Parking Garage Fire

Video and audio from a two-alarm fire downtown     Nicole Hensley, Houston Chronicle with permission HOUSTON (Houston Chronicle) – A car fire that erupted in a parking garage next to a downtown Houston hotel on Sunday afternoon sent dark ...

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Videos: Colorado Springs High-Rise Fire

Fire on the 10th floor of Regency Tower Apartments     KOAA News5 COLORADO SPRINGS (KOAA News5) – Colorado Springs firefighters have gained control of a fire inside the Regency Tower Apartments on the west side of the city. Firefighters ...

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Fire Damages Honolulu High-Rise

Victoria Towers fire is another reminder of the value of sprinklers     Jenn Boneza, KHON HONOLULU(KHON2) – Flames and smoke from an apartment fire in Punchbowl are caused damage to multiple units in Victoria Towers. The Building, which came ...

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