Brush Fire In the South
By LIEUTENANT Thomas Austin
February 5, 2023

Dispatch # 000034

On 2/4/23 just before 1pm stations 39 and 37 were dispatched to a brush fire in the Township. Deputy 37 arrived on scene with smoke showing. Initial fire load was the size of a football field and was continuing to spread north due to excessive winds. Additional mutual aid units were dispatched to assist in combatting the fire. The fire was contained in aprox. 45 minutes.

Units Dispatched:

North Bangor Station 39
Upper Mount Bethel Station 37
Lower Mount Bethel Station 26
Portland Fire Station 33
Washington Fire Station 38
Suburban EMS
PA State Police