Video Of Bikini-Clad Women On Detroit Fire Truck Prompts Probe

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) – The Detroit Fire Department is conducting an internal investigation after a video circulated online showing bikini-clad women dancing on a fire truck at a car wash.

The incident happened after firefighters stopped at The Jet Spa and Ultra Wash on Second and Clairmount avenues, according to TV stations WDIV and WJBK.

Cellphone video shows a man in a firefighter shirt apparently putting dollar bills in the women’s swimsuits. The car wash says it was holding a charity fundraiser at the time the firefighters stopped.

Fire Commissioner Eric Jones says in a statement that “this type of behavior only serves to detract from the image that our firefighters have worked so hard to earn in the community.”

Detroit Fire Fighter Association President Mike Nevin says firefighters are out saving lives every day and safety wasn’t in jeopardy at any time.

TM and © Copyright 2016 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2016 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Comments

One Comment

  1. Victor E Katz III says:

    Let the boys have some fun . . .
    These firefighters put their lives on the line every time they go on a call . . they need to unwind
    Let the boys have some fun

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Detroit

Best Fall Festivals In Metro DetroitFrom music to art to special events, there's a little something for everyone's delight.
Best 4th Of July Concerts In Metro DetroitStaying home this weekend? Celebrate the 4th of July by rocking out at one of these shows.

Watch & Listen