Medic revives dog pulled from burning home

The firefighter and medic made a split-second decision to use an adult oxygen mask on a German Shepard mix that they thought would die


CBS6

PETERSBURG, Va. — Firefighters and paramedics said they witnessed a miracle while crews were battling a blaze a Petersburg home Thursday.

After pulling a woman to safety, firefighters Kevin Roberts and Mark Allen brought out a dog they believed was on the brink of death.

“When I first saw the dog, I really thought the dog was deceased,” said Southside Virginia Emergency Crew  Paramedic Bubby Bish about the German Shepard mix that was carried out of the burning home.

Read full story: Firefighter, paramedic’s split-second decision saves dog pulled from burning Petersburg home

Recommended for you

Join the discussion

Copyright © 2020 EMS1. All rights reserved.