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Kingsport Firefighters Assist in Extinguishing Mulch Fire

On August 28th, firefighters in Kingsport, TN responded to a reported fire in a conveyor system at a business in the downtown area. Prior to arrival, an employee had discharged an extinguisher on the smoldering fire. Once crews arrived, they immediately begin investigating to ensure the fire was extinguished. Ladder 1's aerial device was utilized in accessing the source. Firefighters used additional extinguishers on the smoldering mulch. Crews remained on-scene and worked with employees to locate the source of the fire.

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The Pride Behind the Power of the KFD

The firefighters in a department are the ones who are on the rig everyday, visible in the public eye, and getting all the “Thank You” cards delivered to the firehouse. Even though it may not happen as often as some ...

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