Brookhaven stump jumper in the ravine. Brookhaven Retriever in route for tow.
Dozer hooking up to 5-6-2.
Helo 2 lighting up a path for some stragglers east of Mill Road. They are over one group now. All safe.
All units not on an active fire line are being pulled out of the woods. Hangerman-30 pulling brush trucks out for now. 5-6-2 stuck waiting for a dozer to oull them out. Patchogue Brush just freed by dozer. Command is ordering units off the three stuck brush trucks for now.
Some good news : Helo 2 reports fire heading towards Peconic River.
SCPD HELICOPTER 2 reports 1/2 mile fire line. Wildwood Park Rangers now mixing it up. 6 more brush trucks moving from staging into the fire line.
1st Division Units from Lyndenhurst now on scene.
5th Division units really working hard. Some 3rd Division units from Gordon Heights and West Islip now on scene.
Now I am not even going to pretend about knowing anything about fighting fires…..but if you have to put out a fire to GET to the fire…that can’t be good.
5-7-32 at Sportsman Kennel. 5-16-32 in route to assist.