Jurado has been arrested and charged with 2nd degree arson after police say he admitted to torching Kenneth Walker’s home. Walker is a member of Gratwick Hose Fire Company in North Tonawanda. According to police, Jurado lives across from Walker and was recently upset by his removal from the fire department.
When we consider our profession, it also has six sides: training, firehouse, fireground, administration, health and wellness, and working relationships. Although all of the above are frequent “events,” each can easily be ignored or mismanaged, with neglect often paling in comparison to mismanagement.
Connecticut authorities say an explosion has destroyed a house in the north-central part of the state, and officials say seven people, including a young child, have been taken to hospitals. Authorities were searching what remained of the house for other possible victims. (David Owens/Hartford Courant via AP) See More Galleries