Just after 1 pm on January 22nd, Company 38 and Engine 35 were dispatched to the 800 blk of Aubrey Avenue for smoke coming from the dwelling. Police arrived quickly and confirmed heavy smoke from the 2nd floor front. 38-9B (Sava) arrived and confirmed the police report and ordered Squad 38, under the direction of Deputy Maguire, to go into service upon their arrival. Ladder 38 went into service with ventilation and as a back up crew to the Squad. Engine 35, under the direction of Chief Viola, was ordered to establish a water supply to Squad 38. EMS was added to the assignment as a precaution. Rescue 58 was also special called for the air unit. Hats off to the first in crews for their excellent work. Photos courtesy of Brian Feeney. Click on link below pictures to listen to the first few minutes of the fire. Audio courtesy of www.scanamerica.us.
Fire/Police transmissions 826 Aubrey Ave