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THE GREAT MULCH FIRE PART TWO

By CHRIS SABELLA, Senior Correspondent | October 11, 2020 | NEW YORK

Story No. 101320129

MEDFORD NY...FIREFIGHTERS FROM MULTIPLE DEPARTMENT RESPONDED FOR THE SECOND TIME SUNDAY EVEMING TO A MULCH FIRE OFF INDUSTRIAL RD ABOUT 530 PM. .THE DEEP SEATED FIRE IN ILLEGAL HEIGHT PILES OF MULCH AND LUMBER . CHIEFS CALLED FOR TANKERS AND PUMPERS AND TOWER LADDERS TO RESPOND FROM MULTIPLE MUTUAL AID DEPARTMENTS . MULTIPLE ENGINES WERE SHUTTLING WATER FROM HYDRANTS AS FAR AS A 1/2 MILE AWAY THE SECOND FIRE OF THE DAY WAS DEEMED UNDER CONTROL ABOUT 2 HRS IN AND NO INJURIES WERE REPORTED..


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