Fire at Town of Fishkill Highway Garage
By Assistant Chief John Lucariello
January 28, 2024

Saturday January 27, at 9:18 am, Rombout, East Fishkill with fast team, Empress were dispatched for a structure fire at the Town of Fishkill Highway garage, upon arrival of command entry was made into the facility and found a dump truck on fire. 62-11 arrived and crew stretched one line into building and extinguished the fire. Fire investigation was called for determining cause. At this time the cause is under investigation. East Fishkill 39-46 assisted with ventilation and overhaul. Crews cleared scene at approximately 1:30 pm.
Pictures show damaged truck as well as major smoke damage to surrounding vehicles.

Units: 62-3, 62-11, 62-12, 62-13, East Fishkill 39-46, Empress ambulance, Town of Fishkill Police, Dutchess County Fire Investigation Division, County Car 13
Mutual Aid: East Fishkill 39-46 fast team, Empress ambulance, Town of Fishkill police, Dutchess County Fire Investigation Division