Colleton County Fire-Rescue
21/April/2021 - Woods/Vehicle Fire - "B" Shift
Incident # 21-02784 - While units were engaged in a large fire in the Green Pond Community, a woods fire was reported at 175 Our Dream Ln east of Walterboro, Wednesday afternoon 21-April at 18:33. Engine 19 arrived to find a fast moving woods fire that had burned from a yard debris fire on the adjacent property. The fire damaged two vehicles and was endangering a mobile home. Engine 19 requested additional units and a tractor from the Forestry Commission. Firefighters extinguished the vehicles and were able to keep the flames from reaching the mobile home. Eventually, two tractors from Forestry responded and the combined effort kept the fire contained to only a few acres. Units were on the scene for two hours.
Engine 1, Engine 19, Tender 1, Tender 19, Tender 27, Brush 27, Medic 1, Medic 19, Car 101 and Car 112 responded. Firefighter-EMT Shane Weber served as Incident Commander.
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