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Metro Green Line Fire – Lakewood & 105 Freeway

On Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 17:55 hours, Downey Engines 62, 61 with Truck 611 under the command of Battalion 604 (B/C Seely) responded to a reported train fire on the Metro Green Line at Lakewood Blvd and the 105 Freeway.  Upon arrival, Engine 62 observed fire coming from one of front train car brake assemblies.  Using CO2 extinguisher and hose line, Engine 62 extinguished the fire.  The scene was released to Metro authorities.