Large Brush fire in Compass
By Watch Desk
April 5, 2021

On Monday afternoon at 15:16 Hours the Company and MICU 144 were dispatched to the 3000 block of Compass Rd. for the reported brush fire. West Caln PD was onscene reporting a large brush fire behind the farm. Deputy 35 (Reber) went enroute and arrived onscene to a 4 acre brush and woods fire, requesting additional resources due to the remote area. Station 33 was added and then additional brush trucks from 44, 31, 37 along with ATV's from 44, 36, 49 were added.

crews were faced with a large area of fire and was broken up by fences and farmers lands. Crews finally got a handle on the fire around 16:20 hours and would spend another hour or so mopping up. During the incident numerous companies were relocated to cover the empty fire stations.

Units: Engine, Tanker, Tac, Brush and ATV 35
Mutual Aid: West Caln PD, Honey Brook, Westwood, Sadsburyville, East Brandywine, Po-Mar-Lin, Modena, White Horse, Glenmoore, and others who covered the open stations.