Rescue Engine Runs Car Fire
By Captain Clay Thompson
March 23, 2021

The crew had just sat down to dinner and was listening to a Structure Fire on the North end of the county when they were alerted to a Car Fire in Co. 1's first due. The engine crew of four volunteers marked up quickly and was on seen a few minutes later. Ambulance 1 arrived on scene first and assisted the vehicles owner with their extinguisher but couldn't gain access to the engine compartment where the fire was. The engine crew arrived to find one vehicle over the curb with a small fire in the engine compartment. The hood was popped and the fire was extinguished quickly.