Truck saves firiesxa0as blaze sweeps over them - fireproof
Smidsdale firefighters crouched on the truck for 15 seconds as a quick-Fire by moving scotounnxa0On them.Two of themxa0It is reported that the "burnover" incident occurred in the fire, destroying more than 10 houses.However, Smythesdale firemanxa0La crane in, Brianxa0He said the crew were also prepared to worry about the incident.
"We were originally the Pryor who was called.xa0We did not get there because we did not get there.xa0We're knocking on the door to make sure peoplexa0Evacuate.
"We made an appointment.
xa0xa0Kilometersxa0Half way down this roadxa0I noticed that the flame began to come out of the tree and the wind changed."We have about 5 seconds to decide to seek asylum."We had a green paddock on the left, so we drove in.
xa0We parked the car there and evaluated what happened.Only aboutxa030 seconds from putting down the curtains to seeking refuge and sprinklerxa0The system started.Fire curtains and sprinklers for many new trucks are standard.
MS O'Brien said the crew then sent a distress signal to let the rest of the crew know where they were and how they were.Yes.xa0There are four crew members on the truck."So we decided to go into the burnover mode and it went so fast in about 10 to 15 seconds from the original front because it was so fastxa0xa0Fierce.
"We were worried, we were all worried, but again we trained for this kind of thing, we had four appliances in Smythesdale and we trained all the appliances for this situationxa0You know what the truck does."In your mind, you know one dayxa0Be real.Our lives have never been immediately threatened because the trucks are so great that they can afford them.
"This is my first fire, Ixa0I have been to a lot of fires but there are no similar ones.It flies from there like a freight train and there's nothing you can do about it.Mr. O'Brien praised the actions of the residents of the area, saying that the vast majority had left their homesxa0Early enough before the fire got worse.
"We knockxa0None of the 15 houses are residents