Basement Fire in the 49 Box
This morning box 49-1 was dispatched for a reported basement fire. C49 arrived and reported smoke pushing from division’s 1 and 2, advised a working fire. As units started arriving and going to work, and making a quick knock on the fire. Engine 59 was dispatched in place of Engine 91. Engine 59 went enroute with 6. Once arriving at the scene they were sent to manpower staging. The engine crew was giving an assignment to find out what Carbon Monoxide levels were inside the house along with the basement. After doing some work the Engine 59 crew was released by command and reported to Station 49 to cover while they finished up. The crew was out for about 2 hours.
Engine: 41, 44, 45, 59
Truck: 50, 456
Photos courtesy of Company 49 (Swatara)