PLACE (TIE): “In
Hose in hand in the doorway of a garage, a
fire fighter battles a house fire in the town of Rothesay, outside St.
New Brunswick Telegraph Journal
Photo by: Noel Chenier
Submitted by: Kennebacasis, NB Local 3591
“Up in the Air”
High atop their cranes, fire
fighters train hoses on a building fire in the Bronx.
Photo by: Bill Tompkins
Submitted by: Englewood, NJ Local 3263
HONORABLE MENTION: “Caught
in a Flashover”
Whitby fire fighters credited their protective
gear for getting them through a flashover while they were exiting a
Whitby This Week
Photo by: Mike Johnston
Submitted by: Whitby, ON Local 2036
Aided by a helicopter, Los Angeles
County crews on the ground mop
up a brush fire on the Rancho Palos Verdes peninsula.
Photo by: Jon Androwski
Submitted by: Torrance, CA Local 1138
“It could be worse. Yes, I’m alive,” reported one of two construction
workers rescued from a ground cave-in. They were laying pipe for a new
housing unit when they ran into trouble.
Photo by: Joe Gibbons
Submitted by: St. John’s, NF Local 1075
“Waiting on Water”
A leaking gas line leading to
her dryer was central to an explosion
that killed an elderly woman in St. Clair Shores.
The Macomb Daily
Photo by: Jason Frattini
Submitted by: St. Clair Shores, MI Local 1744
More than 80 fire fighters
responded to a fire that destroyed a barber shop in Eldred. They saved
the building next door, which had minor smoke and water damage.
The Bradford Era
Photo by: Jay K. Bradish
Submitted by: Bradford, PA Local 655