The Prince George’s fire department has brought on about 250 new recruits during the past three years to improve safety and response times. Here’s a look at a fire-response demonstration for family members of some of the recent recruits.
Nov. 14, 2013 Timothy Harrell Jr. carries a simulated victim out of a burning building and down a ladder in Cheltenham. The figure weighs about 150 pounds. Katherine Frey/The Washington Post Buy Photo