Local youngsters visited DeKalb County Fire Station #12 on Roberts Drive in Dunwoody August 4 and received an impromptu tour.

Emma Hurwitz, 6, tries on firefighter gear.

Firefighter Adam Ashcraft explains the complexities of a fire engine to, from left, Emma Hurwitz, Zac Mittleman, Jacob Grant, Jaclyn Marx and Avery Friedman.