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All hands brush fire in Staten Island

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July 24, 2022 | NEW YORK STEVE WHITE, Correspondent
This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.

STATEN ISLAND, NY - On July 24th at 1930 hours, FDNY units responded to a deep-seated brush fire in the woods near Richmond Ave. and Forest Hill Road. Crews used Indian pumps, brooms and saws to finally extinguish the fire, which was under control after 2 hours. Members had to deal with extreme temperatures and walking a half mile into the woods.

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STEVE WHITECorrespondent

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