Vehicle Fire
By Firefighter Geoffrey Dick
July 12, 2017

On July 12th the Tappan Fire Department was dispatched just up the street from the fire house for a vehicle fire. 21-1(chief) notified all responding units that the car had struck a telephone pole and had caught fire. The crew stretched a line and extinguished the fire quickly. Orange and Rockland arrived on scene and cut power to the telephone pole. There were no serious injuries to the driver or any firefighters.

Units: 21-1, 21-1501, 21-1500
Mutual Aid: South Orangetown Ambulance Corps