GREATER ALARM STRUCTURE FIRE

On Tuesday, September 19, 2000 at 0551 hours, eleven companies of Firefighters, one Battalion Command Team and two Rescue Ambulances under the direction of Battalion Commander R. C.Wilmot responded to a greater alarm structure fire at 13200 Saticoy Street in the North Hollywood area. First units on scene reported a 75’ x 75’ one story vacant commercial with fire through the roof. Firefighters using handlines confined the fire to “Old Macdonald’s Barn”, a former square dance hall and extinguished the fire in twenty-three minutes. No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation and the loss is estimated at $100,000 to structure only.