Racist Fire Chief denies service to Black family stranded on highway

WDRB 41 Louisville News is reporting a Kentucky fire chiefis being criticized for racist comments he made to an employee over the radio. Southeast Bullitt Fire Chief Julius Hatfield refused to help a family of stranded motorists because they were black and told the dispatcher “We ain’t taking no n—— here.” Later at atownhall meeting, Hatfield suggested that an Asian-American television reporter did not understand English and threatened to have her arrested.

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