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Ft. Lauderdale Fire Rescue

Coral Ridge Towers Fire (Source: Ft. Lauderdale Fire Rescue)

Man Critically Injured In Ft. Lauderdale Highrise Fire

One person is hospitalized in critical condition after a fire at a Ft. Lauderdale highrise. Just before 11 p.m., Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue was dispatched to the Coral Ridge Towers, at 3233 NE 34th Street, in response to a fire alarm going off.

04/09/2014

Firefighters battled flames and smoke on the first story of the historic Gilliam House in Ft. Lauderdale. (Source: Ft. Lauderdale Fire Rescue)

Fire In Historic Ft. Lauderdale Building

Firefighters battled flames and smoke on the first story of an historic home in Ft. Lauderdale.

01/20/2014

A pet parrot is credited with saving its owner from a house fire in Ft. Lauderdale.  (Source: CBS4)

Pet Parrot Saves Owner From House Fire

You might not think the sound of a squawking parrot is the sound of a savior, but for one family in Fort Lauderdale; that’s exactly what it was.

01/14/2014

The Tunnels to Towers 5k took place in Fort Lauderdale September 7, 2013.  (Source: CBS4)

Tunnel To Towers 5K Helps War Heroes & 9/11 First Responders

The third annual Tunnel to Towers Fort Lauderdale 5K Run and Walk too place early Saturday morning along East Las Olas Boulevard.

09/07/2013

Four people complained of skin irritations after they came in contact with an unknown powdery substance at a popular Ft. Lauderdale restaurant. (Source: CBS4)

Powder Scare At Ft. Lauderdale Restaurant

Seven people complained of skin irritations after they came in contact with an unknown powdery substance at a popular Ft. Lauderdale restaurant.

07/31/2013

A fire in a Ft. Lauderdale home claimed the lives of two dogs. (Source: Hand Out Photo From Ft. Lauderdale Fire Rescue)

Two Dogs Die In Ft. Lauderdale House Fire

A fire in a Ft. Lauderdale home claimed the lives of two dogs. When fire crews arrived at the home in the 2200 block of 23rd Lane Saturday morning they found a bedroom heavily engulfed in flames.

05/12/2013

Nearly two dozen firefighters and Ft. Lauderdale’s Fire Boat 49 made quick work of a yacht fire on Saturday afternoon. (Source: Ft. Lauderdale Fire Rescue/Hand Out)

Wiring Short Sparks Ft. Lauderdale Yacht Fire

Nearly two dozen firefighters and Ft. Lauderdale’s Fire Boat 49 made quick work of a yacht fire on Saturday afternoon.

CBS4–09/30/2012

Firefighters had to use the ‘jaws of life’ to free a man from his car after it was involved in a collision with a Broward County transit bus. (Source: Ft. Lauderdale Fire Rescue)

Firefighters Use “Jaws Of Life” To Free Trapped Man

Firefighters had to use the ‘jaws of life’ to free a man from his car after it was involved in a collision with a Broward County transit bus.

CBS4–04/22/2012

Ft. Lauderdale Fire Rescue  (Source: City of Ft. Lauderdale)

Ft. Lauderdale Hotel Partially Evacuated Due To Laundry Room Fire

A section of a Ft. Lauderdale hotel was evacuated Sunday morning after a fire broke out in a laundry room.

CBS4–03/25/2012

A pregnant woman was killed after a car slammed into the pool area of the Riverside Hotel in Ft. Lauderdale.  (Source: Natalia Zea)

Car Slams Into Poolside Cabana, Kills Pregnant Woman

An expectant mother was killed, a second woman seriously injured when a vehicle barreled into poolside cabana of a Ft. Lauderdale hotel.

CBS4–03/18/2012

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