Highland Park’s ladder truck was critical to extinguishing fires in large buildings like apartments.
It was another bad day for Detroit’s aging fleet of rigs.
When firefighters arrived, a vacant house was engulfed in flames on a block tightly packed with houses in southwest Detroit this weekend.
When Detroit firefighters suit up for a run, they have come to expect just about anything.
The fires posed a significant challenge to a city dangerously short on firefighters and equipment.