The Waltham Fire Department recently completed a course designed to train firefighters in the techniques of trench rescues. Under the direction of Training / Safety Deputy Chief Brock Rolland, Fran Clark of C&C Fire Training Consultants and member of the Regional Technical Rescue Team, firefighters spent four hours of in the classroom and 24 hours
On Sunday, a 3-alarm fire raged at 107 Russell St, causing heavy damage and displacing 19 people. Photos by Peter Lobo.
Waltham firefighters throughout the city responded to numerous cars stalled in flooded streets during torrential downpours on Wednesday. Pictured below, Waltham Engine 4 helped remove a driver from this Second Avenue flood. Two other drivers opted to wait until the water receded. Photos by Peter Lobo
Waltham fire fighters respond to porch fire on 102 Woerd Avenue. When Squad 5 arrived they found heavy fire on the porch running up the walls. Two alarms were transmitted to contain the fire. Photos by Peter Lobo
Waltham firefighters battled a three-alarm fire at 240 Moody Street on June 24, 2015. Photo Credit: Peter Lobo
Waltham Firefighters worked a four-alarm fire at 51 Charles St. on June 18, 2014 Photos by Peter Lobo.
Photos from a large, 20-car pile up in the snow on Rt. 128/I-95 in Waltham on February 15, 2015. Photos by Peter Lobo.
Waltham Firefighters battled a blaze at 51 Kings Way on February 17, 2015. The fire started in a vehicle and extended to an adjacent car, then the garage, and the interior of the residence. Photos by Peter Lobo.
Waltham Firefighters perform a Technical Rescue under the Charles River walkway 2-12-15. Photos by Peter Lobo.
The Waltham Professional Firefighters are proud to host photos taken by Photographer Peter Lobo. This gallery features our efforts to battle a 4-alarm fire on Feb. 16, 2015 at 62 School St. in Waltham. Please do not use or reproduce the photos without Peter’s permission.