Fire Departments Fight Raging Trailer Blaze on South Jersey Farm
The Winslow Township, Hammonton, and Collings Lake Fire companies were dispatched early Sunday morning to fight a fire involving several storage units on a local South Jersey farm.
Fire crews arrived to find multiple 53-foot trailers on fire. Crews utilized multiple fire suppression handlines and worked extensively to overhaul the scene.
The fire was in an area where there were no available fire hydrants, necessitating that firefighters battle the blaze through tender operations.
A water tender is a type of firefighting apparatus that specializes in the transport of water from a water source to a fire scene. Water tenders are capable of drafting water from a stream, lake or hydrant.
The Winslow Township Police Department, Winslow Township Emergency Medical Service, and mutual aid partners assisted in Sunday's fire call.
THe fire units units cleared the scene by 6am with no injuries reported during the fire call.
Here are photos of the firefighters battling the trailer fire....