15-year-old Rescued From the Nepal Earthquake

VA-TF1/USA-1 and CA-TF2/USA-2 assisted with the rescue of a 15-year-old boy in Nepal earlier today. Both teams along with Nepali emergency services worked more than three hours in rescuing the buried teenager.

Along with help of Nepali emergency services, the boy was transported to an Israeli field hospital.

Afterwards, both team returned to search and rescue operations.

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“This deployment is made possible by the generous support of the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The contents are the responsibility of the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department and do not necessarily reflect the views of USAID or the United States Government”