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Mark Watson, Denver Fire public information officer, demonstrates the new oxygen tanks while Capt. Chad Burdoff looks on. (credit: CBS)

Local Fire Departments Fight Invisible Danger: Cancer

It’s a firefighter’s job to run into a burning building. But after the smoke clears, the true threat of the profession could appear years later.

07/14/2014

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Thousands Of Illegal Fireworks Confiscated In Metro Area

After a busy holiday fire crews across the Denver metro area were back out Saturday night patrolling for illegal fireworks and thousands were confiscated.

07/06/2014

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Man Trapped, Killed By 4,000 Pounds Of Glass ID’d

Authorities have identified a 31-year-old man who died after he was pinned by 4,000 pounds of glass in two wooden crates at a window company in the Denver suburb of Aurora.

06/24/2014

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4,000 Pounds Of Glass Trap, Kill Colorado Worker

Aurora fire officials say a man has died after being pinned by 4,000 pounds of glass in two wooden crates at a window company.

06/21/2014

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Aurora Tornado Injures 1 At Golf Course

A tornado during a golf tournament at a southeast Aurora course injured one man when winds flipped a golf cart that pinned him to the ground.

06/09/2014

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Twisters Land As Severe Storms Slam Colorado

A line of severe storms packing high winds and hail swept across Colorado’s Front Range and eastern plains Sunday, spawning several damaging tornadoes, including one that dropped down near a junior golf tournament southeast of Denver.

06/08/2014

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New Details Emerge In Hit-And-Run Involving Fire Chief’s Wife

An attorney for the wife of Aurora Fire Chief Mike Garcia suggests a previous brain injury may explain why Adriene Garcia fled the scene last night and will likely be charged in the hit and run accident.

05/15/2014

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Aurora Fire Chief’s Car In Hit And Run, Felony Charges Expected

CBS4 has learned that a car belonging to Aurora Fire Chief Mike Garcia was involved in a hit and run Wednesday night. Felony charges will likely be filed against his wife.

05/15/2014

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Fire Crews Preparing For Wildfire Season

Fire crews are on high alert this weekend after a brush fire in Aurora on Friday.

05/02/2014

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Wind Makes Things Tough For Firefighters Battling Grass Fire

Firefighters got a grass fire under control near a reservoir in Aurora early Saturday afternoon.

04/26/2014

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