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Two-Alarm Garage Fire in Walden

By BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent | November 15, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 112221113

WALDEN, NY - Walden Firefighters were dispatched to a reported structure fire at 46 Grant Street on November 15th. On arrival a second-alarm was sounded, bringing in Montgomery-Engine, Bullville-Engine, Wallkill-Engine, Coldenham-Truck/Rescue, Newburgh-FAST TEAM, Maybrook-Engine, and Pine Bush-Engine. Firefighters used hand lines to knock the bulk of the fire down before checking for extensions. Orange County Deputy Coordinators that responded to the scene were 36-11, 36-101, and 36-104. The fire was located and extinguished in the cockpit of a garage. The Building Inspector and NYSEG were requested to the scene. Orange Lake stood by at Walden Central Firehouse. Walden PD and Walden EMS were also at the scene. The fire is currently under investigation.

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