Practice Burn

posted Feb 15, 2011, 12:51 AM by Jeff Wherrett   [ updated Feb 15, 2011, 12:59 AM ]

The Ruston Fire Department in Partnership with the Bates Technical College Fire Training will be conducting a live fire training exercise at 5212 North Shirley. The proposed burn date is Saturday the 19th of February 2011. The exercise will commence at approximately 8:30 a.m. and will conclude at approximately 5 pm.  This type of live fire training is an invaluable tool for fire service personnel.  We will be conducting a series of small burns for the first few hours with a final burn in the early afternoon.

Here's an example of a practice burn that we managed in 2008:

2008 Ruston Fire Practice Burn


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