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Firefighters, first responders attend Fire School

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Hundreds of firefighters and first responders are expected in Lexington this for the 83rd annual Kentucky State Fire School, which gets under way Wednesday and runs through Sunday.

Kentucky Fire Commission Executive Director Ronnie Day says firefighters are expected to respond to an evolving variety of situations and must be prepared. Day says the fire school each year gives firefighters education and tools they need to keep up.

More than 1,200 are expected at the event and will have more than 40 courses to choose from, including hands-on and classroom training.


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