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2008/01/21

(Animal) Hospital Fire


Covered in water, soot and dirty debris, Gallup fire fighter Casey Franchot removes his protective head-gear to get a breath of fresh air Monday after battling a fire in the ceiling of the Red Rock Animal Hospital on Boardman Avenue in Gallup. One of the staff members was taken to the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation, and all of the animals were safely evacuated from the area by staff members.


A Gallup fire fighter drags a ruptured fire hose out of the back room of the Red Rock Animal Hospital on Monday as fire personnel work to extinguish a fire in the ceiling of the building. One employee of the business was transported to the hospital for treatment for smoke inhalation, but fire personnel on the scene said damage to the building was pretty well contained to one area.





Gallup fire fighters don their SCBA (Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus) gear Monday as they prepare to enter Red Rock Animal Hospital on Boardman Avenue and battle a fire in the ceiling of the business. One staff member of the business was transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation, but fire personnel on the scene reported that the staff had caught the fire quickly and fire crews were able to keep the fire from causing significant damage to the building.


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