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FIRST PLACE: “Python”
(Right) “Captain Al Cruz uses his expertise as head of the Miami-Dade Fire Anti-Venim Unit to seize and control a python. Several pythons were taken to a nature park after they were found inhabiting areas around the Everglades.
SECOND PLACE: “Cooling Off”
(Left) “Cooling Off” depicts a Philadelphia fire fighter cooling off after fighting a fire.
“Huge Fire Guts Three Buildings”
(Right) “Huge Fire Guts Three Buildings” documents a violent fire that destroyed three buildings in Vancouver. Seventy-five fire fighters and 16 fire trucks were sent to fight the relentless fire that left many fire fighters inhaling deadly fumes.
“Lions Gate Bridge Rescue”
(Left) “Lions Gate Bridge Rescue” illustrates the heroism of Vancouver fire fighter James Dalton as he lowers a harness to rescue a man under the Lions Gate Bridge. Suffering from hypothermia, the man was suspended from beneath the bridge on a 10-inch iron beam.
North Shore News
“Fire Fighters Rescue Kittens”
(Right) “Fire Fighters Rescue Kittens” shows Winnipeg fire fighters rescuing a litter of black kittens from an apartment building fire.
Winnipeg Free Press