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Brookhaven Firefighters KO An Involved Auto

By JOHN WALTHERS, Senior Correspondent | June 06, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 060621103

Brookhaven- On May 31st at just before 12:30 AM the Brookhaven Fire Department was activated for a report of a vehicle fire on Old South Country Rd off Montauk Highway. Assistant Chiefs Anthony Verni [ 5-3-31] and Giuseppe Loiacono [ 5-3-32] were the first to respond to the scene. On arrival of Chief Loiacono he advised he had an involved auto. Engine’s 5-3-8 and 5-3-9 were dispatched to the scene.
On arrival a line was stretched and placed into operation to combat the fire conditions. Chief Loiacono also requested that another line be stretched for the foam to be placed into operation. The fire was quickly knocked down. No injuries were reported and units were placed back into service in about 45 mins of the initial call.

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