Heart stopping video from our @UCDavisFire crew inside the cab of Brush 34 on the #TamarakFire as they worked to protect a housing development last night. I am so incredibly proud of the bravery of our @ucdavis firefighters as they help protect our state! @Chancellor_May @Cal_OES pic.twitter.com/iUkpk3L698— Nathan Trauernicht (@FireChiefT) July 22, 2021
See map. Our crews were in Division O. pic.twitter.com/pC5SbNH5L1— Nathan Trauernicht (@FireChiefT) July 23, 2021
Daytime video from @ucdavisfire Brush 34 of the Yolo County strike team as they enter a housing development yesterday to protect homes from the #TamarakFire. This is Division “O” on the eastern side of the fire. @ucdavis #ucdavis pic.twitter.com/Af4IxLxCTp— Nathan Trauernicht (@FireChiefT) July 22, 2021
A video released by the UC Davis (CA) Fire Department has given civilians a glimpse into what it’s like for crews to battle a wildfire.
The video, shot from inside the cab of Brush 34 at the Tamarack Fire, shows flames and sparks engulfing the apparatus.