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Hempfield junior firefighters — tomorrow's firefighters — undergo critical training

Hempfield Volunteer Fire Department junior firefighter Isaac Stoup, 15, right, helps with packing up a tarp with fellow junior firefighters during a class for the young volunteers on Saturday<ins>, Jan. 21, 2023</ins> at the fire department’s future headquarters.

Fifteen-year-old Kayden Lawther stood in her firefighter’s bunker gear Saturday in Hempfield’s future fire department headquarters, learning with other junior firefighters how to use a large tarp to cover furniture or create a chute to drain thousands of gallons of water poured onto a burning house.

Source: The Tribune-Review

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