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Title
Firefighters rescue one of their own
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Stern, Louise
Date Created and/or Issued
1988
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated November 22, 1988 reads, "The 20-year-old Los Angeles County fire worker climbed out of his car and crawled about 150 feet before he was rescued and airlifted to safety. Fire employees realized the man may have had an accident when he didn't appear for roll call. The man was admitted in critical condition at Northridge Hospital with internal injuries, extensive facial laceration and a bruises heart, but his status had been upgraded to serious condition by last night, a hospital spokeswoman said." The accident occurred off the May Canyon Truck Trail outside of Sylmar.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;24 x 34 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00094818
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b005_f2_i5
CARL0005063874
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/33466
Subject
Traffic accidents--California--Los Angeles County
Traffic accident victims--California--Los Angeles County
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles County
Allied health personnel--California--Los Angeles County
Helicopters--California--Los Angeles County
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles County
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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