Wildland Fire -Hardy Co. Wv.
By Fire Chief Vernon Wachter
March 21, 2024

15:59 hours. Wildland 8 dispatched to assist on a large wildland fire near Mathias Wv. The Boonsboro crew, along with Clear Spring and Middletown formed a work crew to knock down and contain a large area of fire. The crew worked through the night to contain the spread. Crew cleared the scene around 03:00.

3/22/24 13:35 hours. Wildland 8 crew along with crew from Williamsport and Safety 206, responded back to the Mathias Wv. area. The crew was moved to a large fire in the Waites Run area. On arrival, crew attacked a 50 acre area of progressing fire. Local citizens arrived and assisted with the fire line while crew attacked the fire.

Units: Wildland 8, Gator 8, Utility 8

Judy Mathias March 24, 2024 at 10:22 AM
Thank you so much for your help in containing the fire around our son's and our house. You all are awesome!

Liz Vermillion March 24, 2024 at 6:25 PM
Thank you so much for helping my sister's and her son's houses. So many prayers were answered the day you all arrived. Many blessings to all of you.