Green Ridge Fire Company
 

ELECTRICAL FIRE

     

Monday, January 27, 2014 Company 63 was dispatched at 441am to 108 Woodcrest Ave. in the Beechwood Park section of Aston for the dwelling fire. Truck 63 Responded with 5 personnel. While enroute 72-9A was updated with info stating the homeowner thinks he extinguished the fire but was afraid that it was in the ceiling and there was a strong electrical odor. Arriving just after 72-9A, Truck 63 assumed 1st Due engine company responsibilities. The initial interior crew led off with a dry chemical extinguisher while an attack like was deployed. Crews were met by a significant smoke condition inside the residence. The initial attack line was advanced into the residence as a precaution. Engine 63 arrived at this point deploying the second interior attack line. Upon investigation of the ceiling it was found all fire was extinguished and no extension was found. The residence was ventilated by Engine 46 crew and crews shortly packed up all equipment and returned after. Units on scene: Truck 63, Engine 63, Rescue 63, Cos. 72, 71, 46, Medic 100A and NCC RIT 13.