Mill Township Fire/Rescue

Station 50

Mill Township is located just south of Marion and west of Gas City along IN-15 and US-35 in central Grant County. Established in the 1950's the firefighters here are paid-on-call. MTFD provides Fire, Rescue and BLS protection to nearly 35 sq miles.

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Station 50 - Mill Township - Gas City
Station 50 is located just northeast of the intersection of US-35 and IN-15.

Squad 51 - 2007 Ford F-250 Super-Duty Crew Cab 4x4 - BLS non-transport Quick Response Vehicle
Squad 51 is a certified non-transport BLS unit that is used for all ambulance assist calls and automobile accidents. It can also be used to transport additional firefighters to larger incidents. The back of the truck contains a roll-out tray with various medical and rescue gear. The rear compartment windows flip open to allow easy access to common medical supplies and an AED.

Squad 51 - 2007 Ford F-250 Super-Duty Crew Cab 4x4 - BLS non-transport Quick Response Vehicle
Like a Christmas tree with a siren, this vehicle's substantial LED lighting package makes it highly visible during responses. The lighting package includes the following Whelen lights: 12 Head Liberty Lightbar, 4 TIR'3 in the grill, 2 Linear Lightheads on the front fenders, 2 TIR'6 on the mirrors, 2 600-series lightheads on each side of the topper, 2 700-series lightheads on the back of the topper, 1 4-head dominator below the tailgate,1 6-Head strobe pack CSP-690 with 2 clear strobes in the headlights and tailights and finally a Powercall Siren.

Rescue 52 - 2011 Pierce Saber Rescue Pumper (#24071) - 1250gpm/1000gal
This apparatus carries a Halmatro Cutter, Spreader, and Combi. tool along with cribbing, EMS supplies and RIT pack. R-52 is first-due for fire calls, as well as MVAs.Rescue 52 seats 6, with a medical cabinet in the cab should it respond instead of Squad 51.

Rescue 52 - 2011 Pierce Saber Rescue Pumper (#24071) - 1250gpm/1000gal
Rescue 52 is the first and only truck in Grant County with a roto-ray. Nice!

Rescue 52 - 2011 Pierce Saber Rescue Pumper (#24071) - 1250gpm/1000gal


Tanker 53 - 2001 International 4900/S&S Infinity III Tanker - 1000gpm/2400gal


Tanker 53 - 2001 International 4900/S&S Infinity III Tanker - 1000gpm/2400gal
T-53 responds to any fire, including brush and mutual aid. 53 also has a camera mounted on the rear of the tank with a monitor mounted in the cab, which makes it easier backing into the station and to a port-a-tank.

Tanker 53 - 2001 International 4900/S&S Infinity III Tanker - 1000gpm/2400gal


Engine 54 - 1992 International 4900/Pierce Pumper - 1000gpm/1000gal
E-54 now responds as the second-due apparatus to most fire calls.

Engine 54 - 1992 International 4900/Pierce Pumper - 1000gpm/1000gal


Squad 55 - 2013 Ford F-350 4x4/CET skid - 250gpm/250gal/8gal foam
This sharp truck replaced a 1985 grass rig that was sold to a department member in early 2013.

Squad 55 - 2013 Ford F-350 4x4/CET skid - 250gpm/250gal/8gal foam


Command 50 - 1997 Chevrolet Suburban 4x4 Incident Command
Command 50 serves as a take-home and initial response vehicle for the department's chief and/or assistant chief.

Special Thanks to FFs Travis Messersmith & Josh Miller for their help in arranging the apparatus for these pictures and for providing MTFD background and history.