Ferdinand firefighters answer manual pull alarm

From Local Sources

FERDINAND — Units of the Ferdinand Volunteer Fire Department responded to a pull alarm activation Saturday afternoon at Scenic Hills at the Monastery, 710 Sunrise Drive.

There was no fire associated with the 2:36 p.m. callout, according to Fire Chief John Hoppenjans. Instead, he added, firefighters determined there had been an accidental pull.

The department successfully reset the system and were on the scene 10 minutes with two trucks and 10 firefighters.

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