Monday, February 25, 2013
Trash Truck Dumps Load After it Catches Fire
Allentown Firefighters respond to the area of Maxwell and East Woodlawn St for a reported vehicle fire, Once on scene its confirmed they have a working trash truck fully loaded. Crews dump the load of trash into a parking lot before the truck suffers to much damage. Engine 6 stretches two 1.75 and a booster line to knock down the fire, crews from engine 13 assist with tearing the pile apart to get at all the fire, a supply is established at a hydrant and the crews operated a little over an hour before clearing.