2 Working Fires in 1 Hour
At 0312 hours on Tuesday November 9th, Company 1 (Anmoore VFD), Engines 71, and 121 (Stonewood VFD) were alerted for a Structure Fire on Layton Drive in East View. Engine 72 staffed with 4 personnel responded in 3 minutes. Engine 11 arrived on scene with a Working Fire in a single-wide trailer with a built on addition. It was determined the trailer was unoccupied. Tanker 7 and Unit 74 responded with an additional 2 personnel. Engine 72 arrived on scene right behind Engine 11 and assisted in placing a 1 3/4” cross lay in service as well as forcing entry through the front door to initiate an interior attack finding heavy fire in 2 rooms of the trailer. 72 supplied Engine 11 with their tank water and Engine 121’s placed an additional 1 3/4” cross lay in service to assist with suppression and gaining access to the fire beneath the trailer. Tanker 7 supplied units on scene with water. Crews set for PPV and began overhaul. After clean up, units returned home just before 0600 hours. Anmoore EMS was on scene with no injuries reported.
While units operated on the first fire, at 0401 hours, Company 13 (Summit ParK VFD), Engines 71, 121 (Stonewood VFD), and 81 (Reynoldsville VFD) along with HCES were alerted for a Structure Fire on Jack Run Road in Glen Falls. Engines 112 (Spelter VFD) and 31 (Lost Creek VFD) were also added due to 2 of the original companies working the fire in East View. Engine 71 responded with 3 personnel in less than 5 minutes. HCES arrived on scene with a Working Fire with fire through the roof in a single-story dwelling. Engines 131 and 71 arrived on scene and placed (2) 1 3/4” cross lays in service with the crew of 71 and the 3rd due Engine 112 initiating an interior attack finding heavy fire throughout the structure. Engines 81 and 31 assisted with fire suppression with Engine 31 along with Tankers 3 and 11 performing water shuttle operations. After extensive overhaul and clean up, crews returned home at 0750 hours.