Recently Upgraded Fire Safety Equipment Can Protect Against COVID-19Hillsborough County Fire Rescue rolls out millions of dollars of new equipment this week in a continual effort to improve firefighter safety.
West Wing Hotel Converted Into COVID-19 Care Site In Hillsborough CountyCOVID-19 positive patients in Hillsborough County, Florida can now go from the hospital to a hotel for continuing medical care.
2-Alarm Residential Fire In Valrico Area, 1 Firefighter InjuredHillsborough County Fire Rescue responded to a residential fire of a large 2-story in the Valrico area late this afternoon. Firefighters arrived on the scene in the 3300 block of Little Rd. just before 4pm to find flames shooting through the roof of the more than 5,000 square foot structure.
Seffner Structural Fire Sends 1 Firefighter To Hospital With Heat ExhaustionFirefighters arrived to a single family residential house with the garage fully involved with two vehicles in the garage and a truck just outside that was 50% involved. All residents made it out of the home. One firefighter was transported to the hospital with heat exhaustion.