TITLE

FEMA USAR team saved lives after EF-5 hit Oklahoma City, fire chief says

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Mary Rose
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Fire Chief Expert Blog;5/23/2013, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article relates the experience of Oklahoma City Fire Chief Keith Bryant when the city got hit by EF-5 tornado in 2013. The fire crews had completed the primary search when Bryant reported to the command post. He says they were able to clear the area quickly and that the coordination went well between the city and public safety agencies. He notes that aerial views and media coverage do not show the true sense of what it means to be on ground.
ACCESSION #
88034017

 

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