GBFD Profiled in 1′st Responder newspaper


GERRITSEN BEACH, NY – On March 5, 2010 at approximately 1:00 p.m. firefighters from the Gerritsen Beach Volunteer Fire Department responded to a large brush fire in the weeded area along Gerritsen Avenue off of Gotham Avenue.

Gerritsen Beach Volunteer Fire Department firefighters Anthony Baisden, Krystal Brenner and Chris Lewis, armed with brooms, proceeded into the area of the fire to assist in the extinguishment of the blaze.

No injuries were reported and the fire was declared under control in approximately thirty minutes.

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