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The 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team prepare to lower Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol during confined space training for the team at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

The 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team prepare to lower Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol during confined space training for the team at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

The 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team prepare to lower Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol during confined space training for the team at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

The 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team prepare to lower Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol during confined space training for the team at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Senior Airman James Olson helps lower Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol during confined space training for the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Senior Airman James Olson helps lower Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol during confined space training for the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol participates in the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team's confined space training at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol participates in the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team's confined space training at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol and Staff Sgt. Christopher Meyer prepare a victim for rescue during confined space training for the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol and Staff Sgt. Christopher Meyer prepare a victim for rescue during confined space training for the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol and Staff Sgt. Christopher Meyer (center) rescue a victim as Tech. Sgt. Brian Kissinger (right) assists during confined space training for the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol and Staff Sgt. Christopher Meyer (center) rescue a victim as Tech. Sgt. Brian Kissinger (right) assists during confined space training for the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Staff Sgt. Christopher Meyer participates in the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team's confined space training at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Staff Sgt. Christopher Meyer participates in the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team's confined space training at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol participates in the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team's confined space training at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Staff Sgt. Jennifer Bristol participates in the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team's confined space training at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Staff Sgt. Christopher Meyer participates in the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team's confined space training at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)

Staff Sgt. Christopher Meyer participates in the 109th Fire Department's search and rescue team's confined space training at Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on Sept. 17, 2015. The 12-person search and rescue team trains monthly on various rescue techniques. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Catharine Schmidt/Released)