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The officer was on patrol in Atlanta, Georgia, May 13 when he spotted unusual behavior being displayed by a driver.
Flames leaped from the vehicle and started to make their way into the woods along the road, endangering those in the area.
Another local arrived and tried to engage her, but she continued to ignore them and work her way down the bridge.
The sheriff's office credited the dispatcher with helping the parents save the baby's life and recognized his work with an award.
For two hours the dispatcher stayed on the line with the caller, and for two hours rescue crews searched in vain.
Police arrived on the scene first and were able to send out a life jacket and safety rope to keep her tethered.
Boaters in the area swooped in to pick up the officers and the woman and transport them to the nearby floating dock.
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Responders used two panels to stabilize the trench around the injured worker before entering it to remove him.
Smoke was billowing out of the broken window by the time officers arrived, obscuring the mother and her two little ones.
The elevator they were using broke down, trapping them as the temperature rose and multiple agencies tried to figure out how to reach them.
Jackson Gilchrist said that he learned about first responders' jobs at school and was touched by their dedication.
Alli Marois wanted to do something special to honor her firefighter father's 38 years of service after he chose to retire.
The baby spent her first several months at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital's NICU, but she kept fighting.
When first responders arrived, they quickly realized this was going to be an incredibly tricky rescue effort.
A good Samaritan spotted the theft in progress and ran into the store to alert the firemen, but they were too late.
Heavy equipment and rescuers from various agencies were involved in the hours-long rescue operation.
Fable the golden retriever was saved by first responders after the adventurous dog got stuck in a frozen culvert.
Along with multiple fire departments, a local tow company arrived to help secure the car, as it was severely damaged and sinking in the canal.