Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

City Firefighters Ready for Blazes.(Final)

Byline: From Journal Staff Reports

N.M. FIRE SEASON

Albuquerque firefighters were ready to battle an urban wildfire like the one that broke out Tuesday afternoon in the bosque.

The Albuquerque department is one of the only city departments in the nation to train firefighters for wildland fires as well as traditional structure fires, Albuquerque Fire Chief Robert Ortega said. …

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