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Cal Fire Crew Bus Crashes Critically Injuring Two

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A Cal Fire crew bus rolled over yesterday critically injuring 2 firefighters. Blogger Bob has the details and a picture of the crew and Captain. The rollover injured injured 18 total and was caused by a tire blowout.The crew was comprised of CDC inmates and a Cal Fire Captain. Local news reports the crew was […]

Cal Fire Crew In Harris Fire Burn-Over; Story

SignonSanDiego has shed light on the story of the four Cal Fire firefighters and the two civilians they tried to save near Protrero during the initial attack phase of the Harris Fire last Sunday. Veteran Cal Fire Captain Ray Rapue and his crew of three responded to the Harris Fire from their station in San […]

Revisiting The Inyo Wildfire Complex

This post by the administrator of Wildlandfire.com draws attention to the injured CDF/Cal Fire firefighters hurt in the burnover on the Inyo Complex in July. Firefighter Blog followed the Inyo Complex Fire from beginning to end but I never heard details of the burnover other than up to 7 firefighters were injured to varying degrees. […]

Zaca Incident Firefighter Suffers Serious Leg Injury

The Zaca Fire, or Zaca Two Fire as it is being referred to is better than 95% contained but still incurring damage. The Santa Barbara Daily Sound covers the story of injured 20 year old Kern County Firefighter John Lee; “A firefighter from Kern County sustained serious injuries after falling 30 feet while working on […]