(Dispatch) 20:26 ** F-FIRE-TRANSIT BUS / TRAIN ** 100 W MANLIUS ST ** - ** ** M911 - RE A CSX ** N CENTER ST AND BALL ST **
This afternoon East Syracuse units were dispatched on a reported train fire. Multiple calls were coming into the county dispatch center reporting a train on fire rolling east through the village. Car 2 (Chief Shields), Engine 4 (Captain Russell), Engine 1 (Lt. Russell), and Squad 2 (Lt Diglio) took the alarm. Units arrived to find one of the trains locomotives on fire. Once CSX confirmed all train traffic was shut down on all rails members from the 2 engines stretched a 1 3/4 line and made quick work of the fire. Damage was significant however the fire was confined to the one locomotive. Units cleared about 45 minutes later and no injuries were reported.