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Title: Naperville Fire Department Fire Engine Accident, Photograph #2
Author/Creator: Naperville Fire Department
Date: December 7, 1970
Description: This photograph shows the scene of the accident in which a Naperville Fire Department fire engine collided with a semi-trailer truck while responding to a fire alarm. Naperville Fire Department Lieutenant Richard Rechenmacher, Engineer Jerry Herring, and Firefighter Bernard Petrowski died in the line of duty in the accident.
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