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Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue

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Ft. Lauderdale Firefighter Returns From Tour Of Duty In Afghanistan

Tim Blank might still be planting kisses on the cheeks and lips of his 2-year-old daughter. Who could blame him? He’s been in Afghanistan for a year serving his country, leaving his wife and three children behind.

12/05/2013

(AP Photo/Rusty Kennedy)

Firefighters Spark School Supplies Drive

School is almost back in session and while parents are gathering supplies, Fort Lauderdale firefighters are hoping they’ll be able to help out a lot kids who are less fortunate as well.

CBS Miami–07/28/2013

Ft. Lauderdale Fire Rescue truck overturned in a crash. (Source: CBS4)

Fire Rescue Truck Overturns In Fort Lauderdale Crash

Five people were hospitalized Wednesday afternoon, including a firefighter, after a Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue unit overturned in a crash with another vehicle.

CBS4–03/13/2013

Firefighters save two puppies from a house fire in  Fort Lauderdale on March 12, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Firefighters Save 2 Puppies In House Fire

Two lives were saved by Fort Lauderdale firefighters Tuesday morning following a house fire. They were the lives of two puppies found in a burning home filled with smoke.

CBS4–03/12/2013

A section of the roof collapsed at Elbo Room Tuesday afternoon. One person was injured. (Source: Matt Little/Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue)

Man Injured During Partial Roof Collapse At Ft. Lauderdale’s Elbo Room

A man was taken to the hospital after a chunk of the roof a Fort Lauderdale’s Elbo Room collapsed.

CBS4–08/14/2012

Fort Lauderdale Boat Fire (7/1/11)

Boat Fire Injures 2 In Fort Lauderdale

Two people in Fort Lauderdale were injured when the boat they were working on exploded into flames Friday morning.

CBS4–07/01/2011

kids left at fire station

DCF Investigates Mom Who Abandoned Kids At Ft. Lauderdale Fire Station

The Department of Children and Families continues to investigate a strange domestic case where a mother abandoned her two young children at Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue headquarters.

CBS4–05/11/2011

kids left at fire station

Angry Mother Drops Kids Off At Ft. Lauderdale Fire Station

Police say an upset mother who had just had a fight with her husband dropped off two of her children at Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue headquarters.

CBS4–05/10/2011