19:59hrs Station 34 was dispatched to powelines and a tree down on Pine Tree Lane. Control advised they had multiple calls of a brush fire in the area. 34-3 went on scene and radioed they had multiple high voltage lines down with fire. O&R Utilities was requested to the scene. Route 209 was closed due to powerlines across the roadway. Wurtsboro was requested to assist with closing Route 209 North. Mamakating Highway Dept. was requested to the scene with a loader to assist O&R to move a large tree. Once all utilities were disconnected. 34-11 put one CAFS line in operation to extinguish a small brush fire. 209 was opened and Wurtsboro was released.
34-1, 34-3, 34-51 and 34-62 responded. All units were back in service at 22:18hrs.
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