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Stovetop Fire Extinguishers Save Lives and Property

Fire Marshall Eric Blevins attaches a fire extinguisher to a stovetopA Tornado caused extensive damage throughout Northern Ohio. In the past that would have caused interruptions in fire department service calls and slower response times.Thanks to an AFG grant, the department bought a generator with an automatic transfer switch that kicked in after the tornadoes blew through the area cutting off power.

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Last Updated: 
02/08/2013 - 16:21