At 6:17 AM on July 8, West Mead #1 was dispatched to assist East Mead Dept 9 on a second-alarm residential structure fire on Hinkson Road. Engine 28-12 responded with 4 personnel to the scene while Engine 28-11 established water supply on E. Oil Creek Road. Engine 28-13 responded with 3 personnel and provided additional equipment. West Mead 1 personnel assisted with interior fire suppression as well as overhaul. Other departments assisting East Mead included Randolph Dept. 18, Cochranton Dept. 4, West Mead #2 Dept. 29, and Meadville Ambulance Dept. 33. All West Mead 1 units were in service by 9:34am.
One photo courtesy of Ryan Sekerski, used by permission