On the morning of Sunday, April 15th, 2018 firefighters operated on the scene of a working house fire in a one and a half story private dwelling on Polk Avenue in Hempstead. Upon arrival firefighters were met with heavy fire showing from the one and two sides of the home. Hempstead Truck One and Engine One were the first truck and engine companies to arrive on scene. Two hand lines were stretched with at least one going into operation resulting in a quick knockdown of the fire. Among the departments mutual aided were South Hempstead, West Hempstead, Uniondale, Rockville Centre, and Lakeview.
- SYOSSET VAN FIRE
- Fourth Battalion Fundraiser [4-15-18]