Working Fire
 
By Jack Casey
November 10, 2018
 

Just before 1pm today, Mahopac Fire was dispatched for a structure fire on Ann Rd., in the northern end of the district. A full department response, Fire-EMS-Fire Police, arrived on the scene of a heavily involved structure. Chief Bill Nikisher assumed Incident Command, assisted by
Battalion 16, George Waehler and Mahopac Falls Asst. Chief Bob Trace. A call was put out for the
F.A.S.Team from Yorktown, tankers from Mahopac Falls, Carmel and Croton Falls, the Putnam County Fire Investigation Team, multiple units from Carmel Police and a Paramedic unit from EMStar. Somers Fire sent units to Mahopac Headquarters for standby. The investigation for
cause and origin continues at the time of this release.

 
 Mahopac pumper gets 2000 gallons of water from Croton Falls tanker
Mahopac pumper gets 2000 gallons of water from Croton Falls tanker
Yorktown F.A.S.Team at the ready
Yorktown F.A.S.Team at the ready
 
Interior crews stop for a breather
Interior crews stop for a breather
Crews from five fire departments compare what they did and what was found
Crews from five fire departments compare what they did and what was found
 
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Fire crews assess the damage
Fire crews assess the damage
 
Incident Command with Battalion#16 George Waehler (L), Mahopac Chief  Bill Nikisher(C) and Mahopac Falls Asst. Chief Bob Trace(R)
Incident Command with Battalion#16 George Waehler (L), Mahopac Chief Bill Nikisher(C) and Mahopac Falls Asst. Chief Bob Trace(R)