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Over 400 CSFD firefighters participate in specialty training

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Over 400 firefighters from the Colorado Springs Fire Department participated in high-rise building fire training this week. 

According to CSFD firefighters face many challenges while fighting these types of fires, from managing communications, rescuing trapped occupants to controlling and stopping the spread of fire.

The CSFD Training Division has been conducting these high-rise drills over the last few weeks and over 400 firefighters will have completed this training by the end of the week.

CSFD say this training is valuable in helping prepare firefighters respond to these types of events. 

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