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D.C. Ambulances Out of Service During High Temperatures

Maintenance problems leave over a quarter of the BLS units serving the Nation’s capitol in the shop.

Wednesday, June 1, 2011


WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA) -- In the midst of this extreme heat, the DC Fire and EMS is facing a stiff challenge. The firefighters' union says seven of the city's 25 basic life support units are out of service.

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IAFF Official Claims D.C. EMS One of the Worst in the Country
D.C. BLS Ambulances Out of Service as Hot Weather Arrives

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