Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue

(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.


Jessica Vaughn, 22, was bitten by a shark off Ft. Lauderdale (Source: CBS4)

22-Year-Old Woman Suffers Shark Bite Off Ft. Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale firefighters responded to a person who suffered a shark bite Sunday afternoon.


(Source: CBS4)

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.


(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



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