On August 18, 2013 at 12:19 pm, Pinion Pine firefighters were dispatched to mile marker 82 on Interstate 40 eastbound for a tractor trailer fire which brought the response on 2 engines and 1 chief officer. C501 arrived on scene reporting the tractor to be fully involved with possible extension into the trailer which had a load of newspaper.
|E511 Firefighters Beau Jackson and Neal Raines suppressing the fire|
|E521 Engineer Chris Shaffer and Firefighter Anthony Leach checking for heat in the trailer|
Article by Lt. Ron Hood, Pinion Pine Fire District
Photos by Captain Gail Jackson, Pinion Pine Fire District