EMERGENCY PERSONNEL simulate life-saving techniques on a volunteer cardiac patient at Station 49 in Diamond Springs during a training exercise. Left to right are engineer and paramedic Spencer Morgan, Capt. Sean Wilson, firefighter and paramedic Karen Wollesen, and firefighter and paramedic Travis Parsons. Playing the role of the cardiac patient is Station 49 volunteer Steve Nichols. Democrat photos by Pat Dollins
DIAMOND SPRINGS FIRE CHIEF Robert Combs talks about firefighting and emergency management at Station 49 in Diamond Springs.