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06/23/07

Savannah Firefighters Helping Families of Killed Charleston, SC Firefighters

Savannah Firefighters collect money for the Charleston fallen firefighters' families. Savannah Firefighters collect money for the Charleston fallen firefighters' families.

Firefighters in the Coastal Empire are helping the families of their fallen brothers in Charleston, SC. They held a boot drive on River Street. They say they want to do their part to pitch in for their fallen brothers' families.

Savannah firefighter Mike Dodd says the tragedy hits close to home, "You can see how close the community in Charleston is to Savannah, the departments are similar the relationship with the community is similar to Savannah so it hits close to home. It could have been someone from here in that exact same situation."

Savannah Fire will add whatever they collect to one of the funds already started for the families.

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