An early afternoon alert by Madison County 911 send Engine 194 and Rescue 195 to Earlville for a working fire in a garage/small barn. Earlville arrived to heavy fire throughout the structure. 194 grabbed the plug from the north side and layed in pulling a 2-1/2 to the structure. The crew went to a defensive attack due to the involvement of fire. Rescue 195 provided additional manpower for overhaul.
Photo courtesy of Earlville FD.
In 2016 The HFD was evaluated and awarded an upgrade in our rating from ISO. This rating is used when factoring insurance rates within our protection area.