Olympia Firefighters Rescue Window Washer

first_imgFacebook274Tweet0Pin0 Submitted by Olympia Fire DepartmentOlympia Firefighters responded to a report of a fallen window washer just before 10:00 on July 17, 2014.  Two window washers were working on the back side of the Capitol Terrace Apartments, a six floor complex at 1517 Capitol Way south in Olympia, just up from the capitol Campus.The first arriving unit, Olympia Ladder Truck found two window washers, believed to be from Ace Window Cleaning, hanging from their safety lines on the back of the building.  One window washer was bleeding from the head.Three Olympia Firefighter crews immediately went to work on the rescue.  One crew accessed the patient through a window on the fifth floor.  A second crew went to the roof to assure that the safety lines would continue to hold the window washers and their malfunctioning window washing platform.  A third crew carefully moved the articulated ladder truck into the narrow alleyway behind the building and extended the ladder up to the window washers.Crews assisted the first window washer out of their tangled equipment and down the ladder.  This person was treated for a head laceration and transported to the hospital.  The second window washer was then helped down the ladder.  He was uninjured.Olympia Fire Department responded with one engine, one ladder truck, a medic unit, and a command unit.  The County Special Operations and Rescue Team (SORT) was dispatched but not needed.  There were no injuries to any of the firefighters during the rescue.Olympia Fire Department remained on scene until a representative from the state of Washington Department of Labor and Industries arrived.last_img read more

Tumwater’s 4th of July Parade Entries Now Being Accepted

first_imgFacebook0Tweet0Pin0Submitted by The City of TumwaterTumwater is actively planning for this year’s 4th of July celebration! More details on how to become involved in the parade listed below.30th Annual Independence Day Parade – Tuesday, July 4, 11:00am:Tumwater’s 30th Annual Independence Day Parade will be held on Tuesday, July 4 with a super fun throwback theme: “Like Totally ’80s!” So Tumwater Parks and Recreation is currently seeking entries for the parade. For a parade entry form and information packet, visit www.ci.tumwater.wa.us/parade or call (360) 754-4160. Entry deadline is Monday, June 19, 2017 at 5:00pm.Tumwater Parks and Recreation is also actively seeking vehicles (and their owners) to escort dignitaries in the parade. If you have a convertible and are interested in participating in the parade as an escort driver, contact Tumwater Parks & Recreation for an application.For more information, please contact Tumwater Parks and Recreation: (360) 754-4160. More details available online: http://www.ci.tumwater.wa.us/parade or at http://www.ci.tumwater.wa.us/festival.last_img read more

Watch : Robert Lewandowski with ridiculous La Roulette followed by a nutmeg!

first_imgAdvertisement qknNBA Finals | Brooklyn VsbxithsWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre Epmm156( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) 8dv5bWould you ever consider trying this?😱ii85Can your students do this? 🌚37jRoller skating! Powered by Firework Robert Lewandowski’s skills against Red Star Belgrade were adjudged as the skill of the day by the official account of UEFA Champions League on Wednesday. The Polish centre forward tricked past two players with ease to win the award.Advertisement Bayern Munich faced Red Star Belgrade on Wednesday in the Champions League opener. They won the match with the margin of 3-0 at Allianz Arena. The match between Olympiacos and Tottenham Hotspur ended with a 2-2 draw. So, Bayern Munich are situated at the first position in the League table of their group with 3 points in the first match so far.Advertisement Kingsley Coman scored the first goal of the match at the 34th minute of the match. The ball was provided by Ivan Perisic at this time. Robert Lewandowski scored the second goal of the match at the 80th minute of the match. Thomas Muller came as substitute and he scored the last goal for Bayern Munich in the injury time.Lewandowski was one of the best players present on the pitch for Bayern Munich in the match against Red Star Belgrade. He had 6 shots on target and two shots went off target. He attempted three dribbles; out of which two dribbles were successful.Advertisement Advertisementlast_img read more