'All Smiles' for Child Rescued by Firefighters

Two children had been trapped in the backseat of a car after a collision in Castro Valley on Jan. 24.

Screenshot of the Alameda County Fire Department Facebook page.
Screenshot of the Alameda County Fire Department Facebook page.
The Alameda County Fire Department posted a touching photo and status update on their Facebook page this week after two children who had been trapped inside a crashed car were rescued by fire personnel.

The following information is from Alameda County Fire Department Facebook page:

All smiles in #CastroValley: On Friday, January 24th at 7:46PM, Engine 6, Truck 25, Rescue 24 and Battalion 4 responded to a report of a vehicle into a building with children trapped inside of the vehicle on Mantor Court. Firefighters arrived to find the vehicle wedged between a retaining wall and the fireplace of a residence. With two children located in the back seat of the car, firefighters stabilized the vehicle and removed both kids from the back seat. Thankfully no one was injured! Courtesy of the @alcofirefighters Instagram account, here's a great photo of one of the children with Engine 6's Engineer Ron Gordon.


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