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Brakes on Fire


On January 4th, Company 5 was dispatched to a possible vehicle fire along Clearfield Shawville Hwy. Initial reports indicated a garbage truck on fire with smoke coming from the undercarriage. Engine 5 responded and was notified by police the truck was having mechanical issues. Engine 5 arrived on scene shortly after confirmed the cause to be a hung up brake. Crews cleared shortly after.