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Working Passenger Car Fire Result Of A Crash


On February 16th around 16:58hrs, Company 5 was dispatched to a reported vehicle accident with fire on interstate 80 West bound near mile marker 111. Communications advised they were taking multiple reports of a semi truck and passenger car accident with no entrapment but the passenger car was to be on fire. Upon arrival of Attack 41 who is automatic aid on the assignment, they confirmed a working fire and began fire attack as Engine 5 arrived on the scene. With some medical personnel on board they also began patient evaluations which both drivers had no injuries. Crews operated for over an hour until the vehicles were removed and interstate 80 was reopened.