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A Lancaster County Firefighter wanted to propose to his girlfriend in an unconventional way. With the help of the Ephrata Pioneer Fire Company he did just that.

“I just wanted to do it out of the ordinary you now the whole got out to supper and slip it in the drink or food that’s the same thing everybody does,” says Cameron Hildebrand

Cameron Hildebrand and the fire company filled his  home with artificial training smoke, while his girlfriend Kayleigh slept .

“I just wanted to do it out of the ordinary you know. The whole got out to supper and slip it in the drink or food that’s the same thing everybody does,” says Hildebrand

They got her out of the house and onto the roof and then, onto the street where Cameron was waiting for her.All of this was caught on camera and now has over 4,000  views on YouTube.

“ I went from being really scared because I was out on the roof and thought I would fall to the bucket and I was embarrassed in there. To being down on the ground and excitement, “ says Peterson

The Ephrata Pioneer Fire Company Deputy Fire Chief says no tax dollars were used to pull off the special event.