Newalla firefighter Chris Peeples (cq) is re-hydrated in a rehab room where paramedics routinely check the physical condition of firefighters who have been on the fire line. Firefighters receive, food, drink and a saline transfusion if needed. Peeples was one of three Newalla firefighters who were sent to aid the Luther firefighters. Residents in Luther were allowed to return to the their homes early Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, after they fled a rapidly moving wildfire yesterday that consumed at least seven structures on South Dogwood Street, leaving smoldering ashes where family homes once stood.
Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman.