SALINE COUNTY, Ark (Saline 911 News) – An early evening fire destroys a detached garage in Alexander Monday resulting fire department being dispatched to the 10100 block of Rhinestone Drive.
Shortly after 7:30 Monday, Collegeville FD was dispatched to a residential structure fire. Upon arrival of Collegeville Fire Crews noticed heavy fire and smoke showing and begin to go work making an attack on the detached garage fire. Collegeville FD Chief McCormick requested their automatic aid dispatched.
According to the report, Collegeville Fire Engine 1 with 6 arrived within 6 minutes, caught their own water supply, deploying 2 attack lines and started their attack operations. The fire was knocked down, and contained before the next arriving department. As departments were arriving, crews from several departments assisted with overhaul and clean up process.
Thanks to everyone who responded on the automatic aid. Responding mutual aid were Alexander Ladder 1, Bryant Ladder 3 and Battalion 1, Crystal Ladder 1, Salem Engine and Air Truck and Med Tran from Saline Memorial Hospital.
No injuries were reported and the cause is under investigation.