Photographs (archives)

Photography by Sylvain Pedneault

Here are the photo archives of FireLens.com. To this day, the archives contain more than 47,000 photographs of fires, rescues and other incidents. These photographs were all taken by Sylvain Pedneault during the last 14 years, and others are added regularly.

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Thursday, April 20, 2006 - Ceremony at the St. Hyacinthe CFR
The St-Hyacinthe regional firefighting training center and the Quebec national firefighter school organized a ceremony to hand out diplomas to students that completed their Firefighter I level.
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Thursday, April 20, 2006 - Major field fire in La Presentation
St. Hyacinthe's fire department had their hands full to see the end of a fire that reached a small garage, a field, and then the forest. The SOPFEU was contacted.
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Wednesday, April 12, 2006 - Field fire in St-Joseph sector
St.Hyacinthe firefighters went in the St.Joseph sector to extinguish a field fire.
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Wednesday, April 12, 2006 - Field fire in Beloeil
A small utility fire became a bit bigger when it reached a corn field. Beloeil's F.D. succeeded in controlling the fire even under sustained winds.
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Wednesday, April 12, 2006 - Barn fire in St-Dominique
A barn on Rang 7 in St.Dominique has been destroyed by a major fire early Wednesday morning. St.Dominique firefighters called up their collegues from St.Hyacinthe, St.Liboire and St.Pie to insure...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2006 - Taxi fire
A malfunction in a taxi caused an overheat of the car, requiring the presence of firefighters. They used a CO extinguisher to minimize the damage.
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Tuesday, April 11, 2006 - Industry fire in St-Valerien
St.Valerien firefighters intervened with force in an industry on Main street. A major fire was affecting the factory's duster. Firefighters were able to control the fire very quickly and limit...
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Monday, April 10, 2006 - Small fire in a factory
A small fire in a factory required a first alarm. One of the employees affected by smoke was rushed to the hospital.
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Sunday, April 9, 2006 - Paramedics of Ambulances St.Hyacinthe
12 hours spent with two paramedics teams and ambulances 328 and 329 of St.Hyacinthe.
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Saturday, April 8, 2006 - Duplex fire
A fire caused major damages to the second floor of a duplex in downtown St.Hyacinthe. Firefighters were able to put out the fire very quickly and thefore save the rest of the building.
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Saturday, April 8, 2006 - Nautical intervention in St.Pie
St.Pie's fire departement and St.Hyacinthe's nautical rescue team responded to a call for a reported capsized sea-doo on the Yamaska river. The vehicle however has probably been taken out into the...
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Friday, April 7, 2006 - Paramedics of Ambulances St.Hyacinthe
12 hours spent with a paramedics team and ambulance 329 of St.Hyacinthe.
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Thursday, April 6, 2006 - 5th alarm in St.Hyacinthe
A very violent fire on Concord Nord avenue in St.Hyacinthe required a 5th alarm and help calls to numerous neighboring towns and cities. When firefighters arrived, smoke was coming out under...
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Monday, April 3, 2006 - Small fire in a cookies factory
A small fire in a machine that is part of a cookies making chain was quickly controlled.
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Thursday, March 30, 2006 - Small fire on Ste-Anne street
A small fire on the second floor of a commercial building on Ste-Anne street required a major deployment of the St. Hyacinthe Fire Department. Operations visibly disrupted traffic as a busy peak...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2006 - Collision in front of fire station 1
Two minivans collided at the Dessaules/Girouard intersection just in front of fire station 1 in Saint-Hyacinthe. Firefighters, paramedics and police officers cooperated to neutralize a igniting...
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Monday, March 27, 2006 - Garage in St-Dominique
St-Dominique firefighters were called to the garage that burned on February 18th for a new fire in the part that still stands.
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Sunday, March 26, 2006 - Accident in Beloeil
Beloeil firefighters were called to the highway 20 bridge crossing the Richelieu river for a car accident with one injured. Firefighters immobilized the victim and neutralized fire hazards. A...
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Sunday, March 26, 2006 - Ice rescue training in Roxton Pond
Roxton Pond's fire department recently acquired specialized equipment for ice rescue. Today, Roxton Pond firefighters received training to master rescue techniques with their new equipment.
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Sunday, March 26, 2006 - Fire in the stands
A fire caused major dammages to stands of Saint-Hyacinthe's cultural center.
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Friday, March 24, 2006 - Smoke in the municipal library
A call received as "municipal building fire" had a happy turnout when the source of the smoke was discovered to be a defective motor.
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Friday, March 24, 2006 - Extrication on Grand Rang road
Saint-Hyacinthe firefighters and paramedics did a delicate and complex extrication operation on a car that collided with a ciment wall in a ditch.
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Thursday, March 23, 2006 - Accident on the Bouchard bridge
A car collided with the Bouchard bridge's side fence. Firefighters were 10-05 near the bridge at the time of the accident, so they responded very quickly.
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Wednesday, March 22, 2006 - Accident in Ste-Madeleine
A violent road accident in a curve on route 116 between Ste-Madeleine and St-Hyacinthe required the intervention of firefighters from both departments.
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Wednesday, March 22, 2006 - Fire at the Évêché de Saint-Hyacinthe
A 2-alarm fire at the Évêché of Saint-Hyacinthe on Girouard street caused much worries when smoke and flammes were visible on the roof. The quick and efficient firefighters' response saved the...
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Tuesday, March 21, 2006 - Extrication on St-Louis st.
A violent collision occurred between a pick-up truck and a small car at the corner of St-Louis and Des Seigneurs in the St-Joseph sector. Under the force of the impact, the car was thrown against a...
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Thursday, March 16, 2006 - Commercial fire in Longueuil
Fire destroyed a store which sells and repairs motorcycles on Tachereau blvd in Longueuil
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Sunday, March 12, 2006 - Barn fire in St-Liboire
A dairy farm was destroyed by a major fire in St-Liboire. The fire department requested tankers from Upton and St-Simon to help with the water supply in this remote location. Many cows were...
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Saturday, March 11, 2006 - Simulation in Ste-Helene
Fire departments of Ste-Helene-de-Bagot and St-Simon participated to a fire practice day in an abandonned house. The practice was held in collaboration with the Quebec Fire Photography Specialists...
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Friday, March 10, 2006 - Head-on collision in Douville
A violent collision happened at the Coulonge/Casavant West intersection in Saint-Hyacinthe's Douville sector. Paramedics from Ambulance Saint-Hyacinthe and police officers of the Sûreté du Québec...
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Saturday, March 4, 2006 - Ice rescue course
Saint-Hyacinthe firefighters follow a course of ice rescue.
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Saturday, March 4, 2006 - Fire practice in St-Hugues
St-Hugues firefighters organized a fire intervention practice on an abandonned house on Rang 4.
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