Dumpster Fire

07/06/12 – At 00:52hrs Stations 50 & 60 were dispatched to the area of 1500 Mount Hope Avenue, behind the old Mount Hope School, for a reported dumpster fire. Prior to apparatus on scene, neighbors used a fire extinguisher to knock the bulk of the fire down. L-51 then placed a 1 ¾” bumper line in service to fully knock down the fire. PFD units were on scene approximately 30min. Photos from Yorkville Hose Facebook