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March 25, 2020 - 2:14 pm
Two Los Angeles city firefighters were recovering at home today after testing positive for COVID-19, authorities said.
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LAFD electric truck
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CNS News
February 10, 2020 - 3:44 pm
The Los Angeles Fire Department has signed an agreement with an Austrian company to become the first firefighting agency in North America to buy an electric fire truck, expected to be operational in about a year, it was announced today.
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Eric, Craig, Amanda Stevens on In-Depth
Rebekah Sager
November 27, 2019 - 1:24 pm
A local L.A. firefighter is asking for the public's help. He and his family have launched a campaign to bring awareness to ALS. Eric Stevens is a former D1 athlete, captain of the Cal Football team, a former NFL fullback for the Rams, and now a member of the Los Angeles Fire Department. In August,...
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LAPD
March 28, 2019 - 4:29 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Los Angeles Police Department detectives are hoping for the public's help in locating the driver who hit a cyclist and severely injuring him. The driver of a Toyota Corolla rear-ended a man riding a bike eastbound on Vernon Ave, near Compton Ave. The Los Angeles Fire Department...
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LAFD Youtube Video
February 01, 2019 - 11:53 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS/KNX 1070) - The first quarterback in Los Angeles Rams' history to lead the team to a Super Bowl joined Los Angeles Fire Department's chief in a video that affirms their joint support for this year's team and its battle in Sunday's game. The 27-second video shows Super Bowl XIV Rams...
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Pete Demetriou
December 28, 2018 - 11:22 am
(KNX 1070) -- LA City Firefighters made quick work of a blaze in the Blessed Sacrament Catholic School in Hollywood before it could spread throughout the structure. About 10 engines blocked Sunset Blvd. as crews got inside the school building and fought the fire on the second floor. #...
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Los Angeles Fire Department Video
December 04, 2018 - 4:06 pm
(KNX 1070) - A Los Angeles city firefighter/paramedic reunited with the family of a 4-year-old girl Tuesday after his heroic efforts saved her life. Daniel Harris was on vacation in Maui in August when he rescued the girl from drowning in a resort pool. Four-year-old Sophia Rouse nearly drowned in...
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November 29, 2018 - 3:00 pm
(KNX 1070-) - Firefighters rescued a man from fast-moving waters of the Los Angeles River in the Atwater Village area Thursday. The man was clinging to a tree in the middle of the swift water. It rained on and off throughout most of the day Thursday. Los Angeles City Fire Captain Erik Scott says...
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Craig Fiegner
November 21, 2018 - 12:25 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS/KNX 1070) - Two Los Angeles Fire Department pilots carried out a dramatic rescue of three people and two dogs on Castro Peak in the hills above Malibu in the midst of the Woolsey Fire, it was announced today. Air Operations pilots David Nordquist and Joel Smith had just completed a...
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September 11, 2018 - 5:44 pm
(KNX 1070) -- On this 9/11 anniversary, LA County leaders focus on PTSD and suicide prevention among first responders. County supervisors are asking for a review of what's being done to help firefighters, deputies, and others cope with job stress and trauma and a plan to address the mental health...
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