Essex Junction, VT House Fire and Rescue Video Review


First-arriving crew stretches lines and rescues an occupant



On 12 April, 2015, members of the Essex Junction Fire Department, along with police officers, responded to a reported residential structure fire with a person trapped.

Firefighters were called to the Cherry Street house at approximately 0530 hours. As seen in the video below, the first arriving crew faced a significant fire and confirmation of a person still inside. Watch the video and take note of how this whole crew, with assistance from the police officers, operated to make a successful rescue AND put water on the fire.


“Fire Engulfs Essex Junction Home” Elizabeth Murray, Burlington Free Press, April 12, 2015
Essex Junction Fire Department, webpage; Facebook



Find us on Google+

“Captain Anonymous Doesn’t Ride Here” Read our comment policy



BioPicBill Carey is the online public safety news and blog manager with PennWell Public Safety, or more specifically FireRescue Magazine/,, and Bill started in the fire service, as a third generation firefighter in 1986, on the eastern shore of Maryland and then continued after moving to Prince George’s County. He served as a volunteer sergeant and lieutenant at Hyattsville. Bill’s writing has been on, Fire Engineering, FireRescue Magazine,, the Jones and Bartlett 2010 edition of “Fire Officer: Principles and Practice”, The Secret List and His recent writing on firefighter behavioral health was been nominated for 2014 Neal Award for Best Subject-Related Series.

You are not authorized to see this part
Please, insert a valid App IDotherwise your plugin won't work.

1 Trackback

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Plugin from the creators ofBrindes Personalizados :: More at PlulzWordpress Plugins