Fire Buff

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A Fire Fighter who enjoys almost everything tech and the history of the London Fire Fighters.

October 2019

Kick off to 2019 Fire Prevention Week

October 4th, 2019|

August 2019

Body Repairs

August 23rd, 2019|

Injured firefighter released from hospital

August 23rd, 2019|

Firefighters in London, Ont., clean the street in front of 448 Woodman Avenue as they prepare the home for demolition. (Andrew Graham / 980 CFPL)
London firefighter injured in Woodman Ave. blast released from hospital
Officials with the City of London issued a positive update Friday on the condition of the firefighter who was seriously injured […]

London Fire Instagram Posts

August 16th, 2019|

View this post on Instagram Shocking aftermath after last night’s explosion on Woodman Ave & seen from a backyard on Charlotte also with extensive damage. We are so grateful to have such amazing partners in […]

CTV News Coverage

August 16th, 2019|

Home destroyed, at least 7 damaged in explosion that shakes London, Ont., neighbourhood

August 15th, 2019|

Police believe explosion caused by ruptured gas line, 1 woman charged with impaired driving
At least seven houses were damaged and seven people were sent to hospital in London, Ont., after a vehicle drove into a house in the city’s east end Wednesday night, damaging a gas meter and setting off an explosion that set fire to nearby […]

Explosion: Neighbourhood shattered – yet all amazingly alive

August 15th, 2019|

Source: Explosion: Neighbourhood shattered – yet all amazingly alive | London Free Press

Impaired driver crashes causing large explosion

August 15th, 2019|

Woman charged with impaired driving after car crashes into house causing large explosion in London, Ont.
Officials in London, Ont., say about eight to 10 homes are severely damaged after a woman reportedly drove a vehicle into a house, subsequently striking a gas line and causing a large explosion.

Emergency crews were called to Woodman Avenue near Dundas […]

Aerial Video

August 15th, 2019|

Explosion – CTV Summary

August 15th, 2019|

Aerial Photos

August 15th, 2019|

 

It Could Have Been Worse

August 15th, 2019|

Woodman Ave Photos

August 15th, 2019|

Woodman Ave Explosion: Media Release

August 15th, 2019|

On Wednesday, August 14 at approximately 10:37 p.m. London Police Services were called to Woodman Avenue near Queens Avenue following reports that a vehicle had struck a house. In addition to the house, a gas line was also struck resulting in an explosion that destroyed one house and impacted several other homes in the […]

Update: Woodman Ave Explosion

August 15th, 2019|

Explosion

August 15th, 2019|

It’s quite an incredible scene here in Old East Village. Police say a car drove into a home and caused an explosion. Neighbours say other homes have since exploded, possibly as many as five. #ldnont pic.twitter.com/CMA6rX3s5f— Kate Dubinski (@KateDubinski) August 15, 2019

House explodes after vehicle hits gas line in London, Ont.

August 15th, 2019|

Source: House explodes after vehicle hits gas line in London, Ont. | CityTV

Normally Unseen Moments at an Emergency Scene

August 15th, 2019|

This is a great glimpse at a moment that normally goes unseen at an emergency scene – a moment that I feel really embodies the heart of why most if not all join emergency services – they care about their community. Can’t say enough good about @LdnOntFire @lpsmediaoffice @MLPS911 https://t.co/fL1zQeLkL9
— Chris Scapinello (@chrisScapinello) August […]

Old East Village explosion

August 15th, 2019|

“Could it have been worse? Absolutely”: Seven injured in Old East Village explosion

An explosion in Old East Village had residents rushing from their homes late Wednesday night in a chaotic scene that ultimately saw several homes destroyed or damaged.

Ultimately 12 people including first responders were assessed on scene for injuries with seven people being […]

Seven injured in Old East Village explosion

August 15th, 2019|

An explosion in Old East Village had residents rushing from their homes late Wednesday night in a chaotic scene that ultimately saw several homes destroyed or damaged.

Ultimately 12 people including first responders were assessed on scene for injuries with seven people being transported to hospital. Of those seven, one is a civilian, four are […]