At 13:58 on Sunday afternoon, February 28th, GFC Engine 55 and Brush 55, were dispatched to assist Mt. Pleasant Co. 30 with a brush fire on Davis Bridge Rd. in Penn Twp.
Engine 55 and Brush 55 arrived on scene at about 14:13 and staged on Davis Bridge Rd. where Mt. Pleasant Co. 30 had established command.
Rescue Engine 30 and its crew were engaged in the final stages of soaking down a field grass fire. FF Jenny Reedy proceeded to assist the Co. 30 crew with their soak down. Meanwhile Brush 55, with FF Billy Pagan and Jr. FF Dylan Matz, soaked down the parameter of the fire with Brush 55 by driving around the parameter Brush 55’s side spray nozzles.
The fire had consumed about an acer of the field and was totally extinguished by about 14:20.
Bern Twp. Fire Police Lt. Jeff Allen directed traffic around the apparatus that was staged on Davis Bridge Rd.
Engine 55 and Brush 55 were released around 14:30 and returned to the station.
Those responding for the GFC were:
Chief Brian Fisher
FF Cullen Wright
FF Jenny Reedy
FF Dylan Noll
Jr. FF Eli Pagan
Jr. FF Dylan Matz
Fire Police Lt. Jeff Allen
Photographer Steve Spies