Oct
28
2015

USRFD Dispatched to Power Line Down Call

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At 5:27pm, the USRFD was dispatched to a branch into a power line causing a fire on Rolling Ridge Road. Chief Vierheilig, Asst Chief Rauch, and Engine 1232 responded. Units closed the roadway and awaited the arrival of O and R. Once on scene, fire units were released and returned.

Oct
24
2015

FD Responds to Brush Fire

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Earlier tonight, the USRFD was dispatched for a reported brush fire. Chiefs 1230 & 1240, along with Engine 1232 (OIC FF Pink) responded to locate the brush fire and extinguish it.

Oct
17
2015

FD Dispatched to Electrical Fire

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Yesterday, the USRFD was dispatched to a home for a light bulb that had exploded and caught fire. Chief 1230, and Engine 1232 (OIC FF Kelly) responded to find a melted light bulb, with no extension into the home. Crews checked the area with a thermal imaging camera, and once deemed safe, crews cleared the scene.

Today, the USRFD was dispatched for an activated fire alarm. Chiefs 1230, 1240 and Engine 1232 (OIC FF Pink) responded to find the alarm was set off due to an animal who chewed through the wires of the alarm system.