On Jan 3, an unit building held glow in Decatur, Georgia, trapping families with immature children on a top floors.
When firefighters arrived during a blazing structure, they devised a devise to stand adult their ladders and leave a occupants by their balconies, bringing them safely behind down. But before they could make their approach adult to help, shocked relatives started dropping their children to a firefighters below, fearful a abandon would strech them before they could escape.
One father sticking to a ladder during a third-floor patio tossed his five-year-old in a heart-stopping impulse prisoner on a helmet camera.
Fortunately, a extraordinary Captain Scott Stroup was there to locate a child.
He hadn’t been a usually one — Captain Jackie Peckrul says she was mid adult a ladder when she held a four-week-old baby in her arms. The tot had been forsaken from a patio as well.