January 17

Engine Runs Wires Down Call

At 1339 hours on January 17th, MFD was dispatched to a wires down and burning call on Route 17K at the intersection of Kaisertown Road. Car 1 and E-223 arrived to find low hanging high-tension wires and an arching transformer. MFD shut down Route 17K for nearly four hours until the utility company was able to clear the road. Bullville FD assisted MFD by shutting down Route 17K at their district line.