Firefighter injured responding to fire near CDA Airport
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho — A Kootenai County Fire and Rescue firefighter was injured Monday evening when he was struck by a vehicle that was backing up on Dodd Road by Strayhorn while responding to fires burning near the Coeur d’Alene Airport.
He was evaluated at the scene. His injuries were not life threatening, but he was transported to Kootenai Health as a precaution.
There were reports of fires burning near the CDA Airport, those appear to be out. Now a large plume of smoke is rising near Newman Lake area, we are heading there now to get more info. #kxly pic.twitter.com/Sfur7ZulVa
— Kyle Simchuk (@KyleKXLY) July 30, 2018
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