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Dave Dalrymple by Paul Combs

Podcast: Xtrication Radio

Dave Dalrymple addresses the return of live hands-on training, rally operations, and more.
Patient management at motor vehicle accidents

Training Minutes: Patient Management at a Motor Vehicle Incident

Dave Dalrymple discusses the idea of "Rescue Real Estate," which entails separating the operating locations and functions of rescuers.
Firefighters confront a flaming vehicle and rising smoke

Photos: MO Firefighters Respond to Deadly Wrong-Way Crash

Fire photographer Dave Dubowski shared some photos from the scene of a fiery, multi-vehicle crash in Missouri.

Huntersville (NC) Fire Department Pulls Pinned Driver from Vehicle After Crash

The driver was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Tesla crash

Report: Crash Victim Had Posted Videos Riding in Tesla on Autopilot

The driver of a Tesla involved in a fatal crash that California highway authorities said may have been on operating on Autopilot posted social media videos of himself riding in the vehicle without his hands on the wheel or foot on the pedal.
Firefighters at the scene of a crash that sent one vehicle into a porch

Photos: Indianapolis Firefighters Respond After Crash Sends Car into Porch

On May 12, 2021, firefighters with the Indianapolis (IN) Fire Department responded to a collision that sent one vehicle barreling into a porch.
Firefighters using hydraulic cutting tools during extrication

Training Minutes: Vehicle Rescue: Proper Cutting Techniques

Dave Dalrymple discusses proper cutting techniques for power hydraulic cutters, including how to cut such pieces of the vehicle as hinges and latches.
LAFD firefighters remove roof of vehicle

Photos: LAFD Crews Rescue Patients at Deadly Crash

Rick McClure shared photos of firefighters working to free victims from the scene of a deadly motor vehicle accident.
Deadly crash on Georgia interstate

Six Killed, 10 Hurt in Fiery Van Crash on GA Interstate

Police in Georgia say a van carrying 16 people crashed onto its side and was engulfed in flames on an interstate, killing at least six people and injuring 10.
Telsa logo

Consumer Reports Tricks Tesla to Drive with No One at Wheel

Consumer Reports said Thursday it was able to easily trick a Tesla into driving in the car's Autopilot mode with no one at the wheel.