FIRST ARRIVING NETWORK
First Arriving Network
Powered by the First Arriving Network, Reaching 1M+ First Responders Worldwide

Fire Rescue Topics

PIO Cam: House Fire in Prince George’s County, MD

pgfd

At about 1:15 pm, Thursday, October 2, Firefighters arrived at this 2-story single family home in the 9200 block of Gary Lane, Springdale, with smoke showing from the roof and fire showing fron the C/D corner. Firefighters extinguished the 2nd floor bedroom fire within 10 minutes of arrival. All searched were negative and no injuries reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Read More »

Our Stories: Firefighting and Battling Crohn’s Disease

our-stories-final

I'm not going to lie-- the physical struggle in dealing with Crohn's disease and balancing my work and health is hard. Sometimes I have to concede and give my body a rest, if only to keep my brothers at the firehouse safe. But I've learned how to listen to my body, and I've learned how to keep it as healthy as possible.

Read More »

Video: FDNY Battles House Fire in Queens (2 Videos)

queens fire

A half dozen firefighters were treated for minor injuries after fighting a raging residential fire in Douglaston Monday afternoon, according to the FDNY. The fire broke out on the second floor of a two-story home at 129 Ridge Rd. at around 3:13 p.m., fire officials said. It took the FDNY more than an hour to get the blaze under control.

Read More »