Range 59E Fire

By | August 18, 2015


Brush 36, 37 and 56 were dispatched for a large brush fire near Range 55.  Brush 37 was located at Range 53 when the call was dispatched and found a brush fire between Range 55 and Range 59E.  Brush 37 performed a direct attack while Brush 36 and 56 responded.  Chief 4 was requested to respond to the scene.  10 acres of brush burned and was controlled after an hour of operations.  Aerial flares were found to have started the fire.  This was the first brush fire involving pushing trees for Brush 37.