Video: Oysterponds students learn about fire safety

SAMANTHA BRIX PHOTO | Cutchogue Fire Department second assistant chief Bill Brewer teaches Oysterponds students about fire safety from a smoke house simulation trailer at the Orient Fire Department on Friday morning.

Oysterponds elementary students learned hands-on fire safety lessons Friday morning at Orient Fire Department.

Students participating in program, run by the Orient, East Marion, Mattituck and Cutchogue fire departments, crawled through a trailer simulating a smoke house to learn how to best escape their homes in the event of a fire. Firefighters also taught the kids about ladder trucks, ambulances and helmet safety.

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