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Photo gallery Firefighters parade in support of health workers

April 24, 2020

Fire engines from local Madison stations circled the VA Hospital, UW Hospital and Clinics and American Family Children’s Hospital, flashing their lights and sounding their sirens in appreciation of medical staff for their work in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

video by bryce richter/university communications
photos by bryce richter/university communications, and john maniaci/uw health


Health care workers standing on sidewalk waving at passing fire engine

Health care workers wave back at the firefighters from the sidewalks outside the hospital complex. Photo by: Bryce Richter

Closeup of fire truck driver making peace sign

A firefighter gestures in solidarity with health care workers. John Maniaci

Fire truck rounding corner on way to hospital

Fire engines paraded around the streets of the UW Hospital complex. John Maniaci

Workers in masks wave at fire truck

UW Health workers acknowledge the firefighters' demonstration of support. John Maniaci

Man in mask holding sign that says BACK AT YOU! MFD MPD Thank you!

The feeling is mutual. John Maniaci / UW Health

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