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Escaping a ‘life-threatening’ situation

Escaping a ‘life-threatening’ situation

Situations do not always go as planned. “When things go badly, we have to be very, very good,” said Spring Fire B-shift District Chief Chris vonWiesenthal. “When you’re a firefighter and must self-rescue from a second floor or higher, you have to do so in a survivable way.”

Spring Firefighters Honored as Firefighter of the Year

Spring Firefighters Honored as Firefighter of the Year

2020 was very different year for the Spring Fire Department as your first responders stepped up to answer emergency calls amid a global pandemic. Today we honor those who went far and above to show their dedication to our community.

Motel 6 Fire Documentary

Motel 6 Fire Documentary

One year ago today just after three in the afternoon, Spring firefighters rescued several people trapped on the third floor of a Motel 6.