11 Seminole County Fire Personnel Return from Surfside Deployment
By DOREEN OVERSTREET, Correspondent | July 06, 2021 | FLORIDA
Story No. 070621115
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Photo by PROVIDEDLt. Ward with his family and Seminole County Fire Chief Otto Drozd.
Photo by PROVIDEDLt. Jeff Ward (SCFD from Station 12) returning home and hugging his family.
SEMINOLE COUNTY, FL - Eleven members of Seminole County Fire Department (SCFD) were deployed to Surfside (including one female) as part of the Urban Search & Rescue (US&R) Task Force 4. They are part of a statewide group formed with the City of Orlando Fire and Orange County Fire as well as other municipalities. In total, there was 42 members who deployed for 10 days.
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