Working Car Fire on Airport Road
By Westwood Newsdesk
January 2, 2023

On January 2nd, 2023 at 12:35, the Westwood Fire Company was dispatched to the 300 block of Airport Road in Valley Township for an auto fire. Arriving within 1 minute of dispatch, Deputy 31 was in the area and reported a working car fire.

Rescue 44 and MICU 44-1 made an immediate response at the time of dispatch.

Rescue 44 arrived at 12:42 and went in service with the 1-3/4" crosslay to extinguish the fire and the Hurst spreader to open the hood. Firefighters quickly battle the flames, and the fire was under control at 12:48.

Sadsburyville Engine 31 was also on scene, providing manpower and assisting with overhaul and clean up. Battalion Chief Sly held the Command for the duration of the incident.

Units: Rescue 44, Traffic 44, MICU 44-1
Mutual Aid: Engine 31