Van Goes Up in Flames at Nickerson State Park

Quick action by fire crews contained fire to van...
Van on fire Saturday at Nickerson State Park (BFD photo)

From the Brewster Fire Department:

Nickerson Park Vehicle Fire

On Saturday July 13 at 10:32 a.m. Brewster Fire/Rescue was dispatched to a reported motor vehicle fire in Nickerson State Park.

Squad 241 and Engine 234 under the direction of Captain Dan Kimball responded to the location and on arrival found a van fully involved in fire with a ruptured fuel tank.

Firefighters immediately stretched a 1 ¾ attack line from Squad 241 to extinguish the fire and the burning fuel.

Due to the quick actions of the responding members the fire was confined to the van and a small area of brush.


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