Four RI Firefighters Injured in Structure Fire

Four firefighters were hospitalized while fighting a fire Wednesday in Providence, Rhode Island.

Three firefighters fell through a hole in the second floor of the building Wednesday morning, according to an Associated Press report (http://bo.st/TmISxs). Another firefighter was treated for smoke inhalation.

The house was empty at the time of the fire. No other details were immediately available.

Read more at http://bo.st/TmISxs.

For training materials on similiar firefighting situations, consider Structural Collapse : The Hidden Dangers of Residential Fires, Structural Collapse Under Fire Conditions, and Construction Concerns for Firefighters: Structural Collapse .

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