Photo Story: Ind. Firefighters Tackle Hazmat Fire

Wayne Township Battalion 80 marked on scene with a working fire in a boiler room.


Firefighters were called to a fire at the Henry Corp. in Indianapolis on March 22.

Battalion 80 marked on scene with a working fire, with flames coming from the stack.?

The fire was contained to the boiler room, but was fed by fuel oil with and created a hazardous materials runoff at the Henry Corp. Dikes were used to contain runoff.

A total of 3,000 feet of 5-inch hose was laid out by Wayne Township Engines 81, 82 and 83. 

A total of six engines, three ladders, two TSUs, the TAC Hazmat, one medic, two battalions and one safety officer responded from Wayne Township, Indianapolis and Decatur Township.