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Sprinklers could have saved family
Sprinklers could have saved family

Over the past two weeks, there has been much media coverage regarding the tragic dwelling fire that occurred on the morning of Jan. 19, 2015 on Childs Point Road in Annapolis ("Fire department releases 911 calls for Annapolis mansion fire," Jan. 29). Additionally, there has been an outpouring of mostly compassionate, supportive and yet skeptical and critical posts along with associated comments on social media. Many are pointing fingers. As an active member of the fire service community for the past 47 years — and I state this with a heavy heart — if there is any finger pointing, it should be at us, the fire service. We failed the Pyle and Boone families along...