Belleville Fire Department Responds to Fire at Salvage Yard
May 19, 2022
On Friday night, May 13, the Belleville Fire Dept. was alerted to a multi-car fire in a salvage yard. Engine 1, Engine 2 and Tender 7 were sent, along with Belleville Area EMS, at approximately 7:42 p.m.
On arrival there were 5 cars on fire. An aggressive attack by Engine 1 crew with the support of Engine 2 shortly after had the fire under control in minutes.
Weather was a factor and becoming increasingly dangerous. The salvage company was able to remove the burned vehicles to a wide open field, with the rain they posed no additional danger to the rest of the property.
This incident is no...