Miami-Dade Fire-Rescue

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Focus on South Florida: Silent Killer

New details are revealed in the CBS4 News investigation of firefighters and cancer. CBS4 News exclusively obtained a report recently that could shed light on concerns over the danger of chemical exposure. Our chief investigator Michele Gillen continues our special report, “The Silent Killer”. We focus on that, and a viral campaign called “Save Our Firefighters”, started by firefighters’ wives in light of the cancer deaths and our investigation.

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A brush fire is blazing through Southwest Miami-Dade, stretching nearly 200 acres according to the Florida Forest Service. (Photo Courtesy of CBS4 Viewer Manny Varela)

Brush Fire Blazing Through SW Miami-Dade

A brush fire is blazing through Southwest Miami-Dade, stretching nearly 300 acres according to the Florida Forest Service.

04/19/2015

A man was pulled from a burning mobile home in El Portal. (Source: CBS4)

Man In Critical After Pulled From Burning Mobile Home

A man is in critical condition after he was pulled out of his burning mobile home on Friday.

04/17/2015

Cameras captured the daring rescue of two kayakers who were left stranded in South Florida waters. (Courtesy :Miami-Dade County Fire Dept.)

Caught On Camera: Rescue Of Stranded Kayakers In S.Fla.

Cameras captured the daring rescue of two kayakers who were left stranded in South Florida waters.

03/26/2015

A fire ripped through an Opa-Locka building on March 20, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

Opa-Locka Residents Get First Look After Apartment Fire

The day after a fire tore through an Opa-Locka apartment complex, crews began work on the building and residents got their first look at their homes.

03/21/2015

A fire ripped through an Opa-Locka building on March 20, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

Massive Fire Rips Through Opa-Locka Apartment Building

Fire crews are investigating a fire that brought down parts of Opa-Locka apartment complex’s roof.

03/20/2015

A man was rushed to the hospital in critical condition after he was pulled from a burning home in North Miami Beach. (Source: CBS4)

Man Pulled From Burning North Miami Beach Home

A man was rushed to the hospital in critical condition after he was pulled from a burning home in North Miami Beach.

03/18/2015

Vanessa Borge gets a firsthand look at the new firefighter training facility. (Source: CBS4)

New Facility Gives Firefighters Realistic Training

Do you think you have what it takes to battle a fire alongside the Miami-Dade Fire Rescue? A new facility helps give firefighters a more intense and realistic training.

03/16/2015

More than a dozen people were injured in a multi-vehicle crash in Florida City.  (Source: CBS4)

Three Airlifted To Hospital After Florida City Crash

More than a dozen people were hurt in a multi-vehicle crash in Florida City Friday morning.

02/13/2015

Miami-Dade fire fighters on scene of a plane crash near Krome and 144 St.  (Source: MDFR)

4 Dead In Southwest Miami-Dade Plane Crash

Officials with the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) were monitoring the site where a plane in distress crashed just moments after take off killing four people on board.

CBS Miami–02/11/2015

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