Yonkers Fire Department
Firefighters knew fixes needed to be made, but say they had no idea how bad it really was.
If you’re in the Yonkers area this weekend, consider stopping by the local fire department to help spread some holiday cheer.
Applicants must be 29-years-old or younger. They must take a written exam first, followed by a physical. They must have at least a high school diploma.
Yonkers firefighter Tim Sullivan says you don’t have to run into a burning building to save somebody’s life. You can do it just by donating blood or bone marrow.
In Yonkers, firefighters rescued two men dangling off a collapsed scaffolding. It was still not known Saturday what went wrong to cause the scaffold to collapse.
Firefighters made an amazing high-wire rescue on Friday evening after two workers were trapped on the side of a 28-story senior center at 289 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers.