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Three Women Among New Wilkes-Barre (PA) Firefighters

Six new recruits became members of the city’s fire department — three men and three women, reports WNEP 16.

This is the first time in the city’s history there have been female firefighters.

Next to the three new male recruits stood Jessica Crawford, Danielle Johnson, and Kristen Payton, creating a milestone for the department that’s been in service for more than 200 years.