Monday, May 10, 2010

West End Apartment Fire Contained to One Unit

April 7 at 1546 hours Q-18, Q-12, Q-19, Rescue 2, Safety 2 and BC-2 were dispatched to the intersection of South Crenshaw and Cary St for the reported apartment fire. Q-12 arrived on scene with heavy smoke showing from a 2 story masonry constructed apartment building. Q-12 established command and launched an aggressive interior attack as Q-18 performed Truck Company Operations. Q-19 was assigned fire attack on division 1 as E-5 was assigned as RIT. A search of the building by Rescue 2 proved negative. The fire was brought under control at 1611 hours. The fire was ruled accidental.