On Wednesday at 1517 hours, the 555 Fire Box was dispatched for the reported building fire at 2000 Level Road. As units were marking up, Harford County DES advised they were receiving reports of a barn on fire at the Mount Felix Vineyard & Winery. Chief 5-1 was first on scene at 1522 hours and reported smoke showing from a three story barn that had been converted to a store. Engine 515 was next on scene & stretched a 200′ attack line inside, where they found fire on the third floor. The fire was quickly knocked & crews began checking for extension, which proved minimal. The cause of the fire was determined to be from a lightning strike. Crews were committed on scene for 90 minutes before returning to service.
Other units: Chief 5, Deputy Chief 5, Engine 511, Engine 512, Engine 513, Tower 5, Rescue 5, Engine 213, Engine 214, Engine 112, Tanker 1, Cecil County Tanker 6, Medic 591