House fire practice

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Fire Training

HOMER, Ill. (WCIA)– Volunteer firefighters practiced putting out a fire on a home.

The home was set on fire and then the firefighters worked in teams to extinguish the flames.

About 100 firefighters participated, and 12 fire departments were in attendance. 

This only happens about once every five years for firefighters in the area.

They got a chance to learn safety, prevention, and rescue techniques. 

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