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4 Civilians Injured in Crash Involving LAFD Engine in Sawtelle Area - KTLA

KTLA

4 Civilians Injured in Crash Involving LAFD Engine in Sawtelle Area
KTLA
Four civilians were injured in a collision apparently involving three cars and a Los Angeles Fire Department engine in the Sawtelle neighborhood on Thursday afternoon. The crash occurred about 12:30 p.m. in the 1900 block of South Barrington Avenue, ...


Posted on Thu, 30 Jun 2016 20:32:08 GMT



Twin fires burn more than 4500 acres and trigger evacuations in San Gabriel Valley - Los Angeles Times

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Twin fires burn more than 4500 acres and trigger evacuations in San Gabriel Valley
Los Angeles Times
The fire was apparently ignited by a fatal car crash. A vehicle went over the side of the road and plunged to the bottom of a canyon near Morris Reservoir, said John Tripp, deputy chief of the Los Angeles County Fire Department. About 300 U.S. Forest ...
Raging Fires Force Evacuations In Southern CaliforniaBreitbart News
The Latest: Fire near downtown Los Angeles threatens homesFox News
Fire scares Los Angeles as larger blazes burn across WestChicago Sun-Times
KFSN-TV
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Posted on Mon, 20 Jun 2016 20:16:14 GMT



Wildfire burns more than 30000 acres, prompting state of emergency; 2 dead, 100 structures lost - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Wildfire burns more than 30000 acres, prompting state of emergency; 2 dead, 100 structures lost
Los Angeles Times
The fire began at the junction of Erskine Creek Road and Apollo Way shortly before 4 p.m. Thursday and moved quickly, aided by extremely dry conditions, dead trees, high winds and low fuel moisture, said Kern County Fire Department Capt ...
Death Toll Could Rise in Central California Wildfire, Authorities WarnNBCNews.com
2 Dead, About 30000 Acres Burned in Erskine Fire in Lake Isabella; Gov. Brown Issues State of EmergencyKTLA
California wildfire: Two dead, 100 homes destroyed during fast-moving Erskine FireABC Online

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Posted on Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:42:40 GMT



In Quarters: Los Angeles Fire Station 82 - Firehouse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Firehouse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

In Quarters: Los Angeles Fire Station 82
Firehouse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
Los Angeles Fire Station 82 is also home to the LAFD West Bureau, which oversees three battalions. RRM Design Group was commissioned to design the 42,000-square-foot fire station located in Hollywood and Van Ness in the Hollywood neighborhood.


Posted on Wed, 15 Jun 2016 16:18:58 GMT



Five Dead in Los Angeles Fire - Firefighter Nation

L.A. Weekly

Five Dead in Los Angeles Fire
Firefighter Nation
(AP Photo/Richard Vogel); A fire department ladder truck lifts a body found in the burned-out ruins of an abandoned office building in the Westlake district, west of downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday, June 14, 2016. Authorities said the death toll has ...
Man Arrested After 5 Bodies Found in Burned BuildingL.A. Weekly
Man arrested on suspicion of murder in fatal Westlake District fireFOX 11 Los Angeles
5 dead in vacant building fire in Los AngelesFox News
NBC Southern California -Reuters -KTLA
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Posted on Wed, 15 Jun 2016 10:40:03 GMT



LAFD Creates Dedicated EMS Bureau - Firehouse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Firehouse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

LAFD Creates Dedicated EMS Bureau
Firehouse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
The importance of EMS to major metropolitan combined departments continues to grow, and the Los Angeles Fire Department has recognized that by elevating its EMS operations into their own bureau, Chief Ralph Terrazas announced in April. The EMS ...


Posted on Fri, 10 Jun 2016 22:52:34 GMT



LA firefighters can earn up to $300K a year in overtime, study says - LA Daily News

LA Daily News

LA firefighters can earn up to $300K a year in overtime, study says
LA Daily News
The extra hours allowed one firefighter with the Los Angeles Fire Department last year to kick up his total pay to $404,308 — more than four times his base salary, according to the study by Transparent California, a project of the Las Vegas-based ...

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Posted on Wed, 22 Jun 2016 03:54:12 GMT



LA fire truck crash injures four, two critical - MyNewsLA.com

MyNewsLA.com

LA fire truck crash injures four, two critical
MyNewsLA.com
A Los Angeles Fire Department truck. Photo by John Schreiber. Example of a Los Angeles Fire Department truck. This is not the one in the crash. Photo by John Schreiber. A crash involving a fire truck and at least three other vehicles in West Los ...
2 injured after equipment falls at film set in downtown Los AngelesKABC-TV
4 Injured in Fire Engine Crash in West LAPatch.com
2 Injured in Accident on Downtown Los Angeles Film SetKTLA

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Posted on Fri, 01 Jul 2016 02:37:37 GMT



Dangerous fires, extreme heat causes misery across Southern California - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Dangerous fires, extreme heat causes misery across Southern California
Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Fire Department choppers made water drops on a neighborhood along the freeway, and firefighters were working in backyards with hoses trying to prevent structure losses. In the end, about 5 acres of brush burned and two homes were damaged ...
Firefighters Extinguish 8-Acre Brush Fire in Silver Lake; 2 Freeway Reopens in Both DirectionsKTLA
Fire damages multiple structures, temporarily closes freeway near Echo ParkFOX 11 Los Angeles
Structure fire spreads to freeways in Silver Lake areaKABC-TV
LAist -LA Daily News -The Recorder
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Posted on Mon, 20 Jun 2016 02:27:05 GMT



Calabasas fire is 80% contained - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Calabasas fire is 80% contained
Los Angeles Times
Crews hiked into the hills in 90-degree heat to find and extinguish hot spots over a “messy” patchwork burn area, said Inspector Randall Wright with the Los Angeles County Fire Department. “Humidity is around 15% and we have about 5 miles an hour of ...
Los Angeles-area fire that injured 2 firefighters now 80 percent containedUPI.com
Wildfires Threaten Homes in Calabasas and West Hills, Suburbs of Los AngelesNBCNews.com
516-Acre Brush Fire in Calabasas Is 15% Contained; 3000 Homes ThreatenedKTLA
Santa monica Observed -Ventura County Star -NBC Southern California
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Posted on Sun, 05 Jun 2016 23:22:30 GMT



 

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