Mutual Aid - Morgan Co. Wv.
By Fire Chief Vernon Wachter
March 21, 2022

15:18 hours. Wildland 8 dispatched to the mountain fire in the Berkeley Springs area. Upon arrival, the crew was assigned to the right flank of the fire area. A quick moving fire was encountered as the crew, working with multiple crews from four states fought to contain the blaze. Crew cleared the scene 23:00 hours.

Wildland 8 dispatched again to the same area the next morning at 09:47 hours to complete extinguishment . Crew cleared 18:00 hours

Units: Wildland 8, Utility 8, Support 8-0, Support 6