AFD holds jaws of life training

Published 4:38 pm Saturday, February 27, 2021

Atmore firefighters spent part of their shift today training on the use of the jaws of life at Atmore Recycling Center.

The jaws of life is a tool used by firefighters to free vehicle occupants after crashes.

The AFD was holding training for one of its newest firefighters, Cameron Cloud.

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Firefighter Zack Stewart said they do this type of training whenever they have the opportunity.

Stewart said the department called Atmore Recycling to see if they had a vehicle for the training.