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Holloway Terrace Fire Co.
700 West Ave.
P.O. Box 684
New Castle, DE 19720

Phone: 302-654-2817
Fax: 302-654-7809

Monday, January 30, 2012
Fireboat 20 extinguishes brush fire along the shoreline

The communications center alerted Station(s) 20, Rescue boats 23 and Wilmington Fireboat 7 for a boat on fire in the area of the Delaware River at Fox Point Park. MRU-20 W/Fireboat 20 made the response under command of Deputy Chief Willis with a crew of 5. Fireboat 20 arrived to find a brush fire along the shoreline. Fireboat 20 placed the deck gun in service and was able to extinguish the majority of the fire. Deputy Chief Willis requested units to respond from Salem County to mop the rest of it up from shore.


Deputy Chief Willis had the Command

Story By: Assistant Chief Maxwell

Photo By: FF/EMT William Wipf
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Photo By: FF/EMT William Wipf
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Photo By: FF/EMT William Wipf
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