11/08/07 71 W, 1 I - + 17 - 8 Deputy Sheriff Grabs Hose, FireNews.net Gets Heat

That's Dave Statter's great headline, reporting on the FireNews forum responses to a thread on safety issues related to the picture below, and the Sylva firefighter who was on scene and believes the entire story was not reported. The forum requires (free) registration to read (or participate) in the discussion. Post comments over there. Click to see larger version as posted on FireNews:

FireNews has posted a “part two” to this safety alert, with additional photos from the incident, http://www.firenews.net/contents/news/11..
Legeros - 11/15/07 - 07:58