LMFD monthly training

The Lake Mills Fire Dept. held their monthly training last Wednesday evening. This month’s training included using the Jaws of Life to take apart a vehicle for extrication. The group met at the City waste site, west of the old creamery. The fire department holds this training once a year, and firefighters learn the use of several pieces of equipment: glass cutter (to break windows); halligan bar (to pry open door seams); hydraulic shear (to cut door hinges/handles, and roof); and hydraulic spreader (used to push doors away from the vehicle).

Lake Mills Graphic

204 N. Mill Street
Lake Mills, IA 50450

Office Number: (641) 592-4222
Fax Number: (641) 592-6397

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