A firefighter from Merino, Colorado competition team was taken to the Kit Carson County hospital Saturday after sustaining a head injury in the annual firefighting competition in Burlington’s Parmer Park.
WATER! Yelled after the hydrant was turned on..supplying water to a special competition truck. Team members on the truck worked hard to win the event by hooking up the hose with water..then spraying a special orange marker to win the class.
This is the result of one competition..the three man in-line water spray in Burlington at the State Firefighters Association Meeting…Saturdays day long competition ended a week long event hosted by the City of Burlington. Twelve teams took part in the events.