Local firefighter is treated for dehydration
He was assisting Vancouver Fire Department
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
A Camas-Washougal Fire Department firefighter was transported from a fire scene in Vancouver Wednesday.
The firefighter, whose name is not being released, was part of a crew assisting the Vancouver Fire Department at the scene of a fire at a vacant home near 192nd Avenue and 15th Street, in Vancouver.
The firefighter complained of not feeling well and was evaluated by on scene personnel. He was subsequently transported to an area emergency room for evaluation.
The firefighter was being treated for fatigue and dehydration.
An update will be provided in the April 30 print edition of the Camas-Washougal Post-Record.