Detroit Michigan

Devil's Night Trip 10/29/2009-11/01/2009

 

 

Whether it was the Angel's Night patrols, the ordinance prohibiting the sale of gasoline in anything other the motor vehicles, or the heavy rains on the night of the 30th the Devil's Night fires of the City of Detroit decreased yet for another year. This saved a cash strapped city, already hurt by huge declines in the auto industry, thousands of dollars in overtime.  But those that felt they still had to keep the tradition alive managed to start just over 100 structure fires. Here are some examples of the fires which I took in along with my fellow fire photographers from the Northeast.

                                           

              Dwelling Fire Cecil At Kirkwood                    Dwelling Fire Bradford At West 7 Mile              Dwelling Fire Beard At Lafayette

                                           

            Dwelling Fire McGraw At Wesson                      Dwelling Fire Ashton At W.Warren                    Dwelling Fire Inglis At Pit         

                                                               

Dwelling Canton At Edsel Ford Service Rd       2 Alarm  Apt Building Fenton At Grand River                    Landscape Of Detroit

 

To See More Photos Of Devil's Night 2009 Visit The Following Webpages Of My Fire Photographer Friends

Glenn Duda  Allhandsworking.com

Paul Bassett  Towniesphotos.smugmug.com

Dave Purcell  firefighternation.com/profile/PostRoadPhotos

Matt Fernandez  www.ten7tyfive.com

Chris Fernandez   ten-3images.smugmug.com

 

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