On 10/18/00 Durham Firefighters responded to a reported fire in a duplex at 1100 in the AM. First on scene L-1 found a duplex with smoke showing from the left side. L-1 forced the door and went in with SQ-1 performing a search. Fire was located in a closet and contained to the closet and wall. The fire was brought under control with a booster hose. A seperate fire was also found in another closet in the rear of the house. Units remained on scene for an hour, overhauling and investigating the fires. Units responding included:
E-1 (first due pumper), E-2, E-3, L-1, L-2, safety officer, Battalion 2, and MS-1.