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After cuts, 2 of LAFD's busiest Valley fire stations are getting ... - LA Daily News

LA Daily News

After cuts, 2 of LAFD's busiest Valley fire stations are getting ...
LA Daily News
The Los Angeles Fire Department is slowly rebuilding after firefighter ranks were thinned in 2011 amid an economic downturn, with the latest effort expected to ...

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Posted on Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:48:31 GMT



Suspected car thief plummets to death from atop crane at Los Angeles port after standoff - Fox News

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Suspected car thief plummets to death from atop crane at Los Angeles port after standoff
Fox News
Amy Bastman of the Los Angeles Fire Department told FOX 11 the suspect plunged about 160 feet to the ground, and was pronounced dead at the scene. The man's name has not yet been released, and LAPD said they weren't near the suspect at the time.
Man Who Climbed Crane at Port of LA Following Pursuit Falls to His Death: OfficialsKTLA
Man falls off crane, dies at Port of LA after car chase through Long Beach, TorranceInland Valley Daily Bulletin
Pursuit suspect dies after falling onto deck of container shipFOX 11 Los Angeles
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Posted on Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:21:01 GMT



Fire in Los Angeles River burns itself out - Los Angeles Times

Fire in Los Angeles River burns itself out
Los Angeles Times
The fire, which appeared to be burning some type of substance on the river floor, sent black smoke into the air that could be seen for miles. The Los Angeles Fire Department said the fire burned out on its own in about 20 minutes. Because no water was ...


Posted on Tue, 15 Aug 2017 01:55:00 GMT



LAFD unveils new $17.5-million helicopter as fire danger continues to beset Southland - KABC-TV

KABC-TV

LAFD unveils new $17.5-million helicopter as fire danger continues to beset Southland
KABC-TV
The Los Angeles Fire Department unveiled its new $17.5-million helicopter on Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, and welcomed the arrival of a leased helitanker as extreme fire danger continues to beset the region. (KABC). KABC. By ABC7.com staff. Thursday ...


Posted on Thu, 03 Aug 2017 20:09:08 GMT



VIDEO: LAFD firefighters lift car off homeless man after apparent DUI crash on skid row - KABC-TV

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VIDEO: LAFD firefighters lift car off homeless man after apparent DUI crash on skid row
KABC-TV
A group of Los Angeles Fire Department firefighters lifted a car off of a homeless man after he and a woman were struck by a suspected DUI driver Saturday morning on skid row. (Loudlabs). KABC. By ABC7.com staff. Saturday, August 05, 2017. DOWNTOWN ...
Firefighters Lift Car to Rescue Trapped Man - NBC Southern CaliforniaNBC Southern California
Car Plows Onto Skid Row Sidewalk, Pins Homeless Man ...CBS Los Angeles
Car hits, injures 2 after jumping curb in Skid RowLA Daily News

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Posted on Sun, 06 Aug 2017 00:30:21 GMT



2 Injured in Fire at Van Nuys Apartment Building: LAFD | KTLA - KTLA

KTLA

2 Injured in Fire at Van Nuys Apartment Building: LAFD | KTLA
KTLA
Two people were injured, one of them with burns, after a fire at a large apartment building in Van Nuys on Wednesday. Firefighters were called to the four-story ...
2 injured in Van Nuys apartment fire - Los Angeles Daily NewsLA Daily News

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Posted on Wed, 09 Aug 2017 18:04:50 GMT



The fix for LA's fire helicopter shortage? Another helicopter and ... - LA Daily News

LA Daily News

The fix for LA's fire helicopter shortage? Another helicopter and ...
LA Daily News
LOS ANGELES >> A Los Angeles City Council committee on Wednesday recommended the acquisition of a seventh fire department helicopter to stave off a ...

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Posted on Wed, 09 Aug 2017 18:18:47 GMT



Vehicle fire on 57 Freeway sparks 3-acre brush fire - The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Vehicle fire on 57 Freeway sparks 3-acre brush fire
The San Gabriel Valley Tribune
A vehicle stopped on the freeway caught fire around 4 p.m., and the fire spread to the brush, said Los Angeles County Fire Department Inspector Joey Marrone. Firefighters stopped the fire's forward progress by 5 p.m.. The California Highway Patrol ...
2-Acre Blaze In Diamond Bar Triggered By 57 Freeway Car FirePatch.com

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Posted on Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:06:54 GMT



SoCalGas, L.A. Fire Department Unveil Giant Shovel on National 8 ... - PR Newswire (press release)

SoCalGas, L.A. Fire Department Unveil Giant Shovel on National 8 ...
PR Newswire (press release)
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SoCalGas, L.A. Fire Department Unveil Giant Shovel on National 8-1-1 Day to Raise Public Awareness of the...

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Posted on Fri, 11 Aug 2017 20:37:28 GMT



Eastbound 134 Freeway lanes reopened in Toluca Lake after fatal ... - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Eastbound 134 Freeway lanes reopened in Toluca Lake after fatal ...
Los Angeles Times
All eastbound lanes of the 134 Freeway were temporarily closed in Toluca Lake early Monday after a fatal motorcycle crash, authorities said. The lanes were ...
East 134 Freeway shut down by fatal motorcycle crashLA Daily News
134 Freeway transition roads closed in Toluca Lake after fatal crash ...FOX 11 Los Angeles

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Posted on Mon, 14 Aug 2017 16:35:00 GMT



 

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