RALEIGH - Rapid Intervention Team (RIT) training at the Council Building
on the campus of Dorothea Dix Hospital. The building is planned for demolition. The
second floor was used to simulate a smoke-filled environment with minimal visibility,
where searches were conducted to find a firefighter in distress. Ladder operations
were also practiced in the rear of the building. With Engine 5, Ladder 4,
Squad 15, Battalion 1, Battalion 2, Air 1, and Car 20. "C" platoon.
Mike Legeros photographs.