As of Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Sunnyside firemen provided extra manpower twice to Yakima County Fire District #5 firemen during the past weekend.
Local firemen offered assistance at a reported car-brush fire at the intersection of Scoon Road and Arrowsmith Road on Saturday afternoon. They also assisted with a Saturday evening garage fire reported near the intersection of Yakima Valley Highway and Outlook Road.
Firemen, too, offered assistance to a person in the 400 block of Homer Street and provided citizen assists in the 300 block of Northwest Crescent Avenue and in the 100 block of Thill Avenue.
In addition, firemen answered 15 aid calls and provided 11 transports and made four facility transfers since Thursday.