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Fire Station #3 Receives CSFD's Phoenix Award

The Colorado Springs Fire Chief will be presenting the C-Shift crew at fire station #3 with the Phoenix Award. This award is given to firefighters that have been part of a cardiac arrest save. The patient the crew of station #3 worked with was not alive when they arrived. With early by-stander CPR, CSFD’s quick response, cutting edge cardiac techniques and the patients will to live, this patient is alive and back to their daily life.  

When:  Monday, March 5, 2012

Time:   3:00pm

Where: Fire Station 3, 922 W. Colorado Ave., Colorado Springs, CO

CSFD will also be unveiling the new “Cardiac Save” insignia on the fire engine that designates this crew as being a part of a cardiac arrest save.