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Three men were struck by lightning September 2, 2013, one died.  (Source: CBS4)

Lightning Strike Kills 1, Injures 2 In SW Miami-Dade County

Three men were struck by lightning as a thunderstorm moved over parts of Miami-Dade County Monday.

CBS4–09/02/2013

A motocross rider was struck by lightning during a race August 3, 2013.  Source: CBS4

Motocross Rider Struck By Lightning

A motocross rider was reportedly struck by lightning while riding on a track at the Miami Motorsports Park, Saturday.

CBS Miami–08/03/2013

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EXCLUSIVE: Screaming M-D Fire Captain Faces No Discipline

The Miami Dade Fire captain whose screaming tirade became an instant sensation on YouTube earlier this year, will face no punishment for his actions despite bringing embarrassment to the department, fire officials concluded.

CBS4–06/04/2013

Damian Janee sat down exclusively with CBS4's Jim DeFede. He was suspended by Miami-Beach Fire Rescue amid a death investigation. (CBS4)

Exclusive: 911 Dispatcher At Center Of Death Investigation Has Brain Tumor

“I’m not a monster who sat behind the radio and intentionally let somebody else die,” declared Damian Janee, the Miami Beach 911 dispatcher at the center of the controversial incident last March in which it took more than 30 minutes for paramedics to arrive at a Venetian Island home.

CBS4–05/07/2013

(Source: Griselle Marino / Miami-Dade Fire Rescue)

M-D Fire Rescue Changes Command For First Time

Surrounded by the love, respect and admiration of family, friends and coworkers, Fire Chief Dave Downey assumed command of Miami-Dade Fire Rescue (MDFR) on Friday.

CBS4–02/02/2013

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M-D Fire Rescue Supplies 180 Turkeys To Needy Senior Citizens

Needy senior citizens will have a happy Thanksgiving, thanks to firefighters with Miami-Dade Fire Rescue.

CBS4–11/17/2012

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Police Looking For Tenants After Marijuana Grow House Explosion

A southwest Miami-Dade home with five people inside was the scene of an explosion late Saturday morning.

CBS Miami–09/22/2012

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Sept. 11 Anniversary Remembered In S. Fla. Tributes

South Floridians paused Tuesday to remember the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

CBS4–09/11/2012

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Survey: Liberty City Fire Truck Busiest In North America

A Liberty City fire truck is the busiest in North America, according to a survey that appeared in the June, July and August issues of Firehouse Magazine.

CBS Miami–08/15/2012

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Severe Turbulence Aboard Miami Bound Flight Sends 5 To Hospital

A Miami-bound flight experienced such severe turbulence Tuesday afternoon it sent five people, including two crew members, to the hospital.

CBS4–07/10/2012

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