March 16, 2010
Waukesha Fire Department received a request from Wales-Genesee Fire Official for a Special Service Team response for victims trap attempting to extinguish a grain bin fire. Fire fighters from the City of Waukesha Fire Station 5 with high angle and confine space rescue equipment responded. Upon arrival, City of Waukesha Special Service Teams members assessed the situation and proceeded to rescue the victims. They successfully rescued two individuals who were then flighted by aero ambulance for additional care.