Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue

October 20, 2014:  A train and a bicyclist were involved in a crash. (Source: CBS4)

BSO Identifies Cyclist Killed By Tri-Rail Train

The Broward Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the Plantation man who died Monday after he was struck by a Tri-Rail train.

10/21/2014

(Source: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

With Ebola In The Headlines, Officials Worry About Other Maladies

Officials are asking travelers to stay calm after hearing the second nurse with Ebola was on a jet liner the day before her diagnosis. While Ebola is making the headlines, it’s not the only malady that could arrive by jetliner.

10/15/2014

(Source: Dave Game/CBSMiami) - Dangerous lightning like this, seen over western Miami-Dade, is possible in severe thunderstorms.

Workers Experience Close Call With Lightning At S. Florida Airport

The Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue responded to a Delta terminal at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport Thursday for two workers jolted by a lightning strike.

06/19/2014

(CBS4) Rip current warning flags.

Beachgoers Beware: Rip Current Advisory Extended In South Florida

South Florida beachgoers beware, there’s another rip current advisory Tuesday along the coastline.

CBS Miami–05/13/2014

Source: CBS4

Rip Currents Prompt Dozens Of Rescues At South Florida Beaches

Red flags are flying for a fourth straight day at South Florida beaches signaling rough seas and potentially dangerous rip currents.

05/12/2014

Red warning flags are flying along South Florida's shoreline to warn beachgoers about the high-risk of rip currents. (CBS4)

Rip Currents Pose Threat To Swimmers

Rip currents are making the beaches a little treacherous in parts of South Florida.

05/09/2014

Harmani & Harmony West (Source: Johante johnson)

Twin Toddlers Drown In Deerfield Beach Pool

Broward Sheriff’s investigators are trying to figure out how twin toddlers were able to slip out of their mother’s Deerfield Beach apartment and into the pool area where they drowned.

04/09/2014

Broward Sheriff Scott Israel, left and Fire Chief Anthony Stravino collect for MDA at Broward Boulevard and NW 27 Avenue Tuesday April 1, 2014 to kickoff the annual fill the boot drive. 
(Source:  Mike Jachles/Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue)

BSO: These Boots Were Made For Filling

Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue firefighters are asking drivers this week to ‘fill their boots’ for a good cause. In keeping with an annual tradition and partnership that started in 1954, Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue and the International Association of Fire Fighters Local 4321 will hit the streets at 3 p.m. Tuesday for the popular Muscular Dystrophy Association’s annual fundraiser in front of the BSO Public Safety Building.

04/01/2014

Tractor trailer carrying hydrogen tanks over turned on southbound Turnpike exit ramp to Coconut Creek Parkway.  (Source: CBS4)

Southbound Turnpike Reopened, Coconut Creek Exit Closed Due To Overturned Trailer

Southbound traffic on the Florida Turnpike in Pompano Beach has been temporarily brought to a halt after a tanker trailer truck carrying hazardous materials overturned.

03/25/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Weston Gas Leak Fixed

A hazmat team was called to fix an underground gas leak in Weston, Monday.

CBS Miami–07/15/2013

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