Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue

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.


July 18, 2014: A child reportedly fell from a third-floor balcony. (Source: CBS4)

Fire Rescue: Child Fell From Third-Floor Balcony

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue says a 4-year-old boy suffered a terrifying fall on Friday afternoon from the third floor of a Fort Lauderdale condominium.


July 13, 2014: A fire led to rescues in Fort Lauderdale.  (Photo by: Timothy Heiser)

Two Elderly Victims Rescued From Apartment Fire

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue battled a fire an apartment that led to the rescue of two elderly victims trapped inside.


June 13, 2014: A dog fell 16 stories down a pipe. (Source: Deputy Fire Chief Timothy C. Heiser)

Dog That Fell Through Hole In Wall Recovering At Animal Hospital

After falling 16 stories through a pipe Friday evening, a Maltipoo is recovering at Oakland Park Animal Hospital.


June 13, 2014: A dog fell 16 stories down a pipe. (Source: Deputy Fire Chief Timothy C. Heiser)

Dog Falls 16 Stories Through Pipe

A dog had quite the adventure Friday night after falling 16 stories.




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