Expecting fire during a weekday afternoon box alarm
Prince George’s County Fire and EMS Department PIO Mark Brady put together a video report on the townhouse fire and rescue in District Heights on 1 October 2013. Mark highlights the rescue of an occupant by Probationary Firefighter Matthew Cardoso.
More of Mark's photos from the scene can be viewed here.
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Bill Carey is the online public safety news and blog manager with PennWell Public Safety, or more specifically FireRescue Magazine/FirefighterNation.com, JEMS.com, LawOfficer.com and FireEMSBlogs.com. Bill started in the fire service, as a third generation firefighter in 1986, on the eastern shore of Maryland and then continued after moving to Prince George's County. He served as a volunteer sergeant and lieutenant at Hyattsville where he met Chris Hebert and Dave Ianonne, the creators of Firehouse.com. Bill went to work for them back in 2001 and after they transitioned away to new, bigger projects, he was hired by them again in 2009. Bill's writing has been on Firehouse.com, Fire Engineering, FireRescue Magazine, FirefighterNation.com, the Jones and Bartlett 2010 edition of "Fire Officer: Principles and Practice", The Secret List and Tinhelmet.com.
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Video of All-Hands Fire on Avenue O – October 30, 2013