Afternoon car fire on the turnpike
May 6, 2023

At approximately 2:07 PM, TVFD was alerted for a vehicle fire at mile marker 293.4 westbound of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Engine 69-5 went en route with a crew of 6. While en route the turnpike commission advised engine 69-5 that the car was fully involved with a small brush fire down the embankment. Crews deployed both bumper lines to attack the car fire and the small brush fire simultaneously. The fire was quickly placed under control.