Late evening, Station 24 was dispatched to Mill Road to assist Po-Mar-Lin with extinguishing a brush fire. Units responded to a nearby address and deployed the Brush and ATV along with manpower to saturate the affected are that was already under control by Station 36 units. Due to limited access, the off road units were very helpful in efforts on the top side of the hill aiding ATV 36. When handling ... (Full Story & Photos)
Easter afternoon, Station 24 was dispatched for several units to assist Avondale Fire Company with a large, and growing brush fire. Brush, ATV, and Tanker 24 responded to the New Garden Airport to stop the spread of the fire through the woods. Units arrived on scene pulling several brush hose lines to extinguish the fire, which had already spread through the woods and into the grass. With assistance ... (Full Story & Photos)
Saturday afternoon, station 24 was dispatched to Ways Lane for a brush fire. Crews arrived on scene to find a large area of grass burned and spreading with the aid of high winds. The fire was under control quickly. The affected area was saturated using Brush and ATV 24.
It is important to remember during the brush season to pay attention to Red Flag Warnings, and DO NOT BURN during high wind ... (Full Story & Photos)
Station 24 was dispatched to Clay Creek Road to assist Avondale on a house fire. Upon arrival, Kennett's orders were to deploy hand lines to the rear of the structure, and stop the fire spread both through the woods and on the back side of the attached garage. Once the assignment was completed, overhaul was done on the back side of the garage to ensure no further fire spread.