Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue

Ft Lauderdale Fire Rescue crews await passengers pulled from a capsized boat on February 4, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

Boat Capsizes Off Fort Lauderdale With 5 On Board

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue crews were at the scene of a capsized boat near Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday evening.


Marina remains closed Monday as two multi-million dollar yachts went up in flames Sunday. (Source: CBS4)

Part Of Marina Closed While Officials Investigate Yacht Fires

A Ft. Lauderdale marina is closed Monday for a continued investigation into a fire that spread from one multi-million dollar yacht to another early Sunday morning.


(Source: CBS4)

Fire Destroys Multi-Million Dollar Yachts In Ft. Lauderdale

The sun was barely up, when smoke began to rise over I-95 in Fort Lauderdale. Fire raged inside two multi-million dollar yachts around 6:45 a.m. on Sunday.


A sailboat traveling down New River hit a power line at 401 SW 4th Ave. knocking out power in the area and shutting down traffic. (Source: Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue Twitter)

Sailboat Hits Power Line, Shuts Down River

Police were shocked to find a power line toppled over by a sailboat traveling down New River.


November 17, 2014: A fire at 2607 NE 8th Avenue in  Wilton Manors. (Source: Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue)

Wilton Manors Fire Leaves Three Pets Dead

Firefighters worked to extinguish a fire at 2607 NE 8th Avenue in Wilton Manors Monday.


Releasing all the ducks at once to their mother. (Source: Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue)

Stuck Ducks Rescued In Unique Way In Fort Lauderdale

A momma duck can thank a group of Fort Lauderdale firefighters for saving her ducklings from a drain pipe.


October 23, 2014: An ambulance outfitted for an Ebola patient.  (Source: Brian Andrews, CBS4)

‘Moon Suits’ & Giant Plastic Tarps Part Of Ft. Lauderdale Ebola Protection

If a person is experiencing Ebola-like symptoms and is picked up by paramedics, that person will be riding in what rescue personnel call a big plastic bag.


(Source: CBS4)

Man Found Floating In Fort Lauderdale Pool

Crews rushed a man to the hospital Thursday evening after he was found in a Fort Lauderdale pool.


August 15, 2014:  A postal worker was injured during a nearby lightning strike.  (Source: FLFR)

Postal Service Worker Burned During Lighting Strike

Lightning struck a near a U.S. postal service worker’s truck and sent a charge of electricity through it Friday.


August 10, 2014:  Fire at 936 SW 16 Street (Source: FLFD)

Apartment Fire Displaces Eight In Fort Lauderdale

Firefighters responded to an apartment fire Sunday night that displaced eight people.




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