LAFD Brush Truck; Firefighters Travel To Carr Fire

The Los Alamos Fire Department’s Brush 4 truck is en route to the 80,000-acre Carr Fire burning west of Redding, Calif., LAFD Wildland Fire Division Chief Kelly Sterna told the Los Alamos Daily Post Saturday morning. On board are Capt. Michael Lewis, Capt. Todd Forsythe and Driver/Engineer Van Leimer. The Carr Fire has already caused the deaths of two firefighters and three civilians and destroyed more than 500 buildings. Chief Sterna said three other trucks from New Mexico also are headed to the fire, which is only five percent contained. Courtesy photo