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Future firefighters face flames

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville'sfuture firefighters felt the heat Tuesday.

Forty Louisville Fire & Rescuerecruits took part in a live fire exercise at the Fern Creek training compound onFairmont Road.

The recruits got to experience what it'slike to fight real fires in a controlled environment. Louisville Fire & Rescue officials said live firetraining is the best tool a firefighter could have.

All of the recruits whoparticipated in the training are also prepping for their graduation ceremonywhich will take place on April 4.

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