Wuttke was between half and three quarters up the ladder when “the fire made its way and exploded out the window."
The firefighter crawled through thick smoke filling a third-floor apartment, searching for trapped victims, when he heard a cough.
Knoxville (TN) firefighters reportedly rescued an unconscious victim from a house fire.,
Crews encountered a duplex engulfed in flames and a patient on the sidewalk, Battalion Chief Mike Alegre said.
Firefighters evacuated a family from a house fire Sunday in the 1800 block of Hogan Street in the St. Louis Place neighborhood.
Firefighters rescued a disabled woman from a three-alarm house fire yesterday in Rahway, New Jersey.
Firefighters managed to rescue two victims from inside a burning apartment building.
Units were dispatched to an all-hands fire in the Clinton Hill section of Brooklyn, New York, on October 14, 2020. See photos from Lloyd Mitchell.
A woman and three children were trapped inside their Brockton apartment, waiting for help by a third-story window, as a raging basement fire generated heavy smoke that filled up the stairway.
One year ago today just after three in the afternoon, Spring (TX) firefighters rescued several people trapped on the third floor of a Motel 6.