Wading River Fire Department

Organized in 1947, this all volunteer department provides Fire, Rescue & ALS level EMS transport. Operating from two stations, the department protects a primarily residential community with light commercial & professional occupancies as well as the defunct Shoreham nuclear power plant.

Engine 6-3-6 - 1993 Pierce Dash 1500 gpm/1000 gal.

Ladder 6-3-4 - 1992 Pierce Lance/Bronto Skylift 112’ Articulating Platform

This rig is one of only four Bronto Skylifts operated among Long Island’s 180 fire departments. It’s articulating reach is particularly useful for set back homes as well as below grade rescues.

Special thanks to Commissioner Tom Lateulere for his assistance in providing the specs for these rigs.

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