Columbus Fire Department Tornado Disaster Training: Photo Gallery

Over the past week, 11 Columbus firefighters participated in the Indiana Department of Homeland Security’s 2012 emergency response training, Tornado Alley, at Muscatatuck Urban Training Center in Jennings County.   This is the first time Columbus firefighters have participated in a training exercise simulating a real-live tornado. 

Real full press release.

  • Columbus Firefighters (Andrew Jordan and Kevin Bozell) advance a hose line to attack a Trailer Fire at MUTC.

    Advancing a hose line.

  • Fire Chief Joel Thacker checking Protective Equipment

    Fire Chief Joel Thacker checking Protective Equipment

  • Searching for victims of a mock building collapse.

    Searching for victims of a mock building collapse.

  • Lifting a collapsed concrete floor.

    Lifting a collapsed concrete floor.

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