Cambridge, Ontario fire dispatch received a 911 call at 2:40 February 29, 2016 reporting a house fire beside 135 Queen Street East. Four of the five Cambridge stations were dispatched to the fire. Nineteen firefighters staffing two quints, two pumpers, heavy rescue, and the platoon chief responded to the call. A1 arrived on scene first and reported they had a fully-involved house fire. Three 1.75″ lines were pulled by firefighters to attack the fire. Crews worked for two hours to totally extinguish the blaze. Damage will exceed $200,000. All occupants of the house got out safely after neighbors alerted them that their house was on fire. Box 690 provided rehab.
Manchester, Ct struck 3 alarms for 205 N. Elm St on 2/23/16 at 1918 hrs. The Manchester 8th District FD was dispatched for a chimney fire and on arrival had fire in the walls. Mutual aid from five departments assisted at the scene with others covering the stations. More pictures on my site. www.squadfirephotos.com
Berlin, Ct had this working fire on 2/23/16 @1445 hours. They had smoke and fire showing at 70 Harris St. Members made a good push and were able to knock down the fire before having to go exterior. More pictures at www.squadfirephotos.com
Cicero (IL) had a working fire @ 2347 s 50th ave Saturday night (2/20/16). F12 arrived to find fire showing from both B&D sides. They had two lines lead out and main to roof. Companies made a quick aggressive attack and knocked the fire fairly fast.