The Hillcrest Fire Department was dispatched to Orchard Street for a house fire on November 14, 2016. Upon arrival, the first Hillcrest engine quickly requested additional mutual aid. The rear of the home was heavily involved and firefighters quickly advanced several lines, knocking down the bulk of the fire. Units remained on scene to conduct overhaul. Mutual aid came from Spring Valley, New City and Monsey. The cause of the fire was under investigation.

– Fire News photos by Kenny Flynn