MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Two male firefighters adorned in bright dresses rushed to battle an engine fire Saturday during the Padua Parade in central Minnesota.READ MORE: Robbinsdale City Council Member Tyler Kline Charged With DWI, Fleeing Police
John Egan, the Sauk Centre Fire Chief, said the firefighters in drag were members of the Sedan Fire Department. They were participating in the parade when a truck engine caught fire nearby.READ MORE: Sheriff Seeks Owner Of Burnt Snowmobile Found On Central Minnesota Lake
Egan said the fire spread to another truck and that the firefighters ran to put it out. Video of the battle shows the men adjusting their dresses as they aim a fire hose.
Off camera, a man can be heard saying, “That’s awesome,” as the action takes place.MORE NEWS: Teen Arrested In Robbinsdale After Fleeing Police In Stolen Car