Fire Buffs promote the general welfare of the fire and rescue service and protect its heritage and history. Famous Fire Buffs through the years include New York Fire Surgeon Harry Archer, Boston Pops Conductor Arthur Fiedler, New York Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia and - legend has it - President George Washington.


Ready to roll from Springfield Fire Headquarters on North Fountain Avenue

Wednesday, April 09, 2008

JAWS OF LIFE - 2004

ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO of Springfield firefighters extricating the driver of a truck that was struck by a Norfolk Southern locomotive on March 30, 2004. The collision occurred on Zischler Street and the locomotive pushed the truck a half mile east to Isabella Street, according to the AP.

LINK TO ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO:

http://www.ap.org/ohio/week_13/pages/TRAIN_FATAL_OHSPR101.html