2014 Working Fires (9)
3/19/14 – Dwelling Fire
For the second time this week 88 units responded to a working dwelling fire in the first due. Chief 88 arrived on scene with smoke showing from side “C” on division two of a two story split level. Ladder 400 was the first unit to arrive and positioned on side Alpha. Ladder 400′s canman knocked the fire in a second floor bedroom. Engine 88 arrived next and stretched (1) 1.75″ hand line to the second floor. Engine 702 laid a 5″ supply line into the scene. Special Service 400 had RIT. Fire was under control within 15 minutes.
3/16/14 – Dwelling Fire
At 5:27am 88 units along with Ladder 400 and Engine 500 were dispatched to a reported dwelling fire. Chief 88 arrived on scene with fire showing from the attached garage of a single family split level house. E88-1 laid a supply line and stretched (1) 1.75″ to the garage. Tower 88 positioned on side alpha and laddered the building. E88 stretched a 2nd 1.75″ line to division 2 and worked with Ladder 400 to check for extension above the fire.
3/3/14 – Dwelling Fire
While crews were performing equipment checks a box was transmitted for a dwelling fire in the first due. The first arriving officer had fire showing on the exterior of a two story single family dwelling around a window. Engine 88-1 arrived and stretched (1) 1.75″ line to the interior. E88-1′s crew advised the fire had not extended inside the dwelling. Ladder 400 arrived and positioned on side Alpha followed by Engine 88. Engine 88 stretched a backup line and extinguished the exterior fire. Crews performed overhaul around the window area and units went available shortly after.
2/26/14 – Building Fire
Engine & Tower 88 responded on the box to Zina’s Restaurant in station 7′s local just after 7AM. Captain 88 arrived on scene and had fire in the kitchen of a 1 story restaurant. Engine 7-3 & Chief 7 arrived shortly after, stretched (1) 1 3/4 line and extinguished the fire. Tower 88 checked the roof area for extension which was negative.