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Tag: Browns Point-Dash Point Fire Department


Volunteer firefighter grocery shopping helps evacuate Federal Way restaurant on fire

Volunteer firefighter Eric Forsythe was grocery shopping Tuesday night when he heard workers at the store talking about smoke outside.

He ran out the door, saw the exterior of the neighboring Kum Kang San Buffet was on fire, and rushed inside to evacuate the building, where people eating had no idea about the flames.

“I told (my wife): ‘I’ll be back in a second,’ and she kept on shopping, probably not realizing what I was doing, because she probably would have been upset with me,” he said. “But it’s what we do.”

Forsythe has been a volunteer firefighter at

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