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Current Statistics

BLS Calls 2,420
Fire Calls 622
BLS Calls 4,113
Fire Calls 978
Fire Drills 10
Fire Prevention 31
Firehouse Tours 19
Public Displays 15
Attendance 11,452
Child Seat Installation 59
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          285

Barn Fire at 7991 Hades Church Road

At 8:45 p.m., a box was sounded for a barn fire at 7991 Hades Church Road in New Franklin Fire Department's first due. Engine 17-1 arrived on the scene with a large barn fully involved with exposure issues. The working fire dispatch brought Engine 1-4 which arrived to set up a water supply across from the New Franklin Elementary School. Units remained on scene for several hours before being released by Chief 17.