12:39 hrs / 870 N. 8th Street / Box 09-02 / C Platoon
The box was transmitted for the location noted with multiple calls being received reporting a house on fire. Engine 9 arrived with smoke showing from a 2 1/2-story middle-of-the-row dwelling. Car 3 (J. Stoudt, Jr) arrived and established command. Crews knocked-down fire involving the attic area of the home utilizing a 1 3/4" hand line stretched via the interior stairwell. The roof was opened above the fire area. All searches proved negative. The adjoining dwellings were also checked with negative extension noted. Car 3 placed the fire under control with overhaul at 12:53 hrs. The Office of the Fire Marshal is investigating. The Red Cross is assisting the displaced residents.
Engines - 9, 7, 1, 3
Ladders - 3, Tower 1
Rescue 1, Medic 3, Car 3 (DC J. Stoudt, Jr), Car 9 (DC Glore), Car 22 (Lt. Batz), FM 10 (FM Searfoss); Car 23 (Lt. Zulick)