Firefighter knee sprain

Title

Firefighter knee sprain

Description

Three firefighters work on a large blaze while in the foreground firefighter Dale Wiley lays on the ground with a sprained knee.
[caption] A firefighter's pain; Firefighter Dale Wiley grimaces after spraining his knee when he jumped back from an explosion in a burning shed that contained paint and acetylene bottles. The fire started in a woodstove and destroyed an adjacent house and the shed at Rt. 6, Box 115, Cornelius, Sunday morning. The Rev. Fred Rigwood, pastor of Hillsboro's Calvary Pentecostal Church, and his family were not home at the time of the fire, according to Jim Partain, assistant Cornelius fire chief. The blaze, battled by 28 firefighters, caused damage totaling $115,000, Partain said. (Argus photo by Michal Thompson)

Creator

Thompson, Michal, photographer

Date Created

circa 1980s

Is Part Of

Cornelius Police and Fire Department Collection

Subject

Fires
Fire fighters
Dwellings

Place

Cornelius, Oregon

Medium

newspaper clippings

Language

English

Identifier

CORpic_188

Rights

Online access to this image is for research and educational purposes only. To inquire about permissions, order a reproduction, or for more information, please contact the Cornelius Public Library at library@ci.cornelius.or.us.

Source

Cornelius Public Library