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78-Year-Old “Scared To Death” After Alleged Beating By Firefighter

An elderly man says he’s now “scared to death” of a Fort Worth firefighter. Why? Because he was allegedly beaten by the civil servant who he now calls a “coward.”

CBSDFW.COM–04/16/2015

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Decisions About Volunteer Fire Station Wracked By Sex Assault Scandal

A controversial decision was made Monday night about the future of a volunteer fire department wracked by a sex assault scandal.

CBS 11–04/13/2015

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Police Now Involved In Battle Over Locked Fire Hydrants

There are new developments in the fight over locked fire hydrants in Lavon. The Lavon Special Utility District is now getting police involved in its battle with the fire department. This latest conflict comes after a firefighter accidentally cut a padlock.

CBSDFW.COM–09/19/2014

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City Leaders: Fire Hydrant Locks Are Putting Residents In Danger

An effort to protect a town’s water has gone way too far, that according to both an area fire and police chief. The leaders fear people in the city of Lavon may not be safe, after the water company locked nearly every fire hydrant in town.

CBSDFW.COM–05/29/2014

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Thousands Pay Tribute To Victims Of West Explosion

There wasn’t an empty seat at Tokio Baptist Church where thousands came to pay tribute to the 12 first responders, who died when the West fertilizer plant exploded on April 17, 2013.

04/17/2014

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Fort Worth Fire Introduces New Ladder Truck

Fort Worth Fire Department’s Station No. 24 held an open house Saturday to commemorate a new ladder truck going into service.

03/15/2014

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Neighbors Try To Save Worth Man From Fire

Firefighters found a man dead inside his south Fort Worth home Friday afternoon, after a fire and reports of explosions from the house.

01/03/2014

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Climber Falls To Her Death In Grapevine

A woman fell to her death Sunday at the Summit Climbing Gym in Grapevine. It happened at 5 p.m. at the facility located at 1040 Mustang Dr.

09/22/2013

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5 Seriously Burned In Lake Worth Car Fire

At least three medical helicopters were sent to the scene of a car crash and fire in Lake Worth.

CBSDFW.COM–08/28/2013

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West Fertilizer Plant Tragedy Prompts Gift From Michigan Fire Department

A Texas tragedy prompted a gift of caring all the way from Michigan to the Abbot Fire Department, which rushed to assist those affected by the blast in West last April.

CBS 11–08/24/2013

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Michigan Fire Department To Donate Fire Truck To Abbott, Texas

A gift from a small town in Michigan will help replace a fire truck lost in the devastating fertilizer plant explosion in the town of West.

CBSDFW.COM–08/23/2013

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Suspect Sought For Brandishing Firearm At Fire Station

Dallas Police are looking for an armed man who allegedly pointed a gun at a firefighter, according to a police report.

05/26/2013

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