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Multiple Departments Respond to Second-Alarm Structure Fire in Walden

By BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent | December 26, 2020 | NEW YORK

Story No. 122620100

Walden, NY - The Walden Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 118 Plains Road during the early morning hours of December 26, 2020.

Walden Command arrived on the scene, confirmed a working structure fire, and requested a second-alarm to be dispatched. Mutual Aid from the City of Newburgh, Coldenham, Air National Guard, Orange Lake, Plattekill and Montgomery Fire Departments responded to the scene.

Montgomery's ladder truck was set up on the side of the fully involved building while Tankers waited on Plains Road. Hand lines were used to knock down the fire a short time later.

Montgomery Town Police and EMS also responded to the scene.

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