May ends with 2 vehicle fires

On May 31st, crews were dispatched to 2 vehicle fires to end the month.  At 1105am, a vehicle fire was reported on the bypass.  Upon arrival 3 Battalion reported a working engine compartment fire.  Engine 3-1 and Rescue 3 arrived on scene at the same time; Engine 3-1 pulled the front bumper line and the Rescue crew pulled the paladin to pop the hood.  Squad 3-1 & Engine 3-3 were cancelled prior to arriving on scene.  The total staffing for the incident was 11.  The second fire came in at 645pm for an address on Walters Avenue.  Engine 3-1, 3-2, Battalion, Assistant and Chief responded with a total staffing of 7.  Engine 3-2 arrived first and corrected the address to be on Solomon Run Road with a working engine compartment fire.  Crews worked together on extinguishment while using a paladin to pop the hood.

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