At approximately 10:45 The Milton Fire Department along with second alarm tankers and NC station 74 foam trailer was dispatched to the 1400 block of Industrial Park Road for at the PPL substation for a transformer fire. Chief 1503 arrived to find a transformer that had exploded and a man lift well involved. Engine 15-2 arrived and utilized the front bumper line to apply a foam blanket on the fire due to the mineral oils involved in the transformer. The fire was knocked down quickly once the power was isolated to the surrounding transformers and transmission lines. Tanker 17 put a nurse line into Engine 15-2 for a water supply while Tanker 12 supplied Tanker 17. Units on scene: Engines 15-2, 5-2, Tower 15, Tankers 17, 12, 2, MICU 15, NC Attack 749 and foam trailer, CO 15 and 17 Fire Police , and NC Department of Public Safety. Photos by Jay Mabus and 1503.