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Friday, May 23, 2003
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BROOKLYN, NY: **2nd Alarm** Box 778 **Major water main break** Willoughby Ave @ Broadway area of 5 blocks with water problem. CON ED Elec / Keyspan Gas / NYCTA for "J" Subway line elpillers unstable. DIV-15 I/C (MNS-30*IAP) * 4:08a.m.
U/D – BROOKLYN, NY: **2nd Alarm** ++Major Water Main Break++ Willoughby @ Broadway. BN-28 COM CORD, BN-37 Safety. The "J" EL Subway is shut down due to possible unstable EL-pillers . DIV-15 I/C (MNS-30*IAP) * 4:14a.m.
Update - BROOKLYN, NY: **2nd Alarm** ++Major Water Main Break++ Willoughby Ave @ Broadway. DEP will take 2 hrs to shut down main. S/C Dewatering Unit. DIV-15 I/C (MNS-30*IAP) * 4:56a.m.
BROOKLYN, NY (KINGS) *Second Alarm/Water Main Break/Traffic Alert* Willoughby Ave & Broadway. 48 inch water main break, effecting MTA trains. [EAN700]. 7:06a.m.
DETROIT, MI (WAYNE): **2nd Alarm** Junction & Federal. Fire in a commercial bldg. 154.310MHz [FNNM200/400]. 12:45p.m.
2nd Alarm – BELMONT, MA: Box-742 58 Rutledge Road. Reported fire on the 1st floor of a 2.5-story wood frame occupied dwelling. Heavy smoke conditions. 2-lines stretched and operating. M/A to scene and coverage. ACW b/o C-3 *482.775* [TAC9-C20]. 4:03p.m.
CNN is reporting a 150-car accident in Maryland with over 80pts and a few fatals. [MNN-001]. 4:31p.m.
ELMWOOD PARK, NJ (BERGEN) **3rd Alarm** @ River Dr., "Hillman Golf Center" - Co.'s have heavy fire deep seated in 1 story commercial bldg - 50x65. Numerous master streams in operation. Fire remains DWH. [EAN18/402 EAN465]. 4:43p.m.
MFN: GARRETT COUNTY, MD/ I-68 Multi Fatal Accident/ Command confirming at least 2 fatalities/ Over 100 vehicles are involved/ Numerous patients have been treated/ Several serious. [ JZ1/MFN13/12 MFN1]. 4:55p.m.
MFN-UPDATE: GARRETT Co., MD/ Multi Fatal MVC/ I-68 at the crest of Savage Mountain/ CMD has over 30 EMS units working ATT/ This is a densely unpopulated area of Western Maryland/ I-68 CLOSED. [MFN1]. 4:57p.m.
(Delayed) FROSTBURG, MD: Major pile up on Rt.68 west of Frostburg (Garrett Co.). Reported over 100 vehicles inv. / MCI / reported several fatalities / M/A PA & W VA Companies / Still ongoing. [DC8]. 5:44p.m.
ST. LOUIS, MO: STLFD 2nd & 3rd Alarms on arrival @ 1615 N. 25th ST. x HOWARD. Heavy fire in a 2-story brick warehouse - 1 block x 1-block long. [STL899] [STLFN]. 5:45p.m.
ST. LOUIS, MO: STLFD *4th ALARM* 1615 N. 25th x HOWARD. Heavy fire in a 2-story brick warehouse - 1 block x 1-block long - fully involved - Smoke visible for several miles. [STL899] [STLFN]. 5:52p.m.
ST. LOUIS, MO: U/D STLFD's *4th Alarm* 1615 N. 25th x Howard. 2-story brick warehouse - 1 block x 1-block – fully involved - roof gone. 5 Aerials in operation. 1 Firefighter w/minor injuries. [STL899] [STLFN]. 6:02p.m.
ST. LOUIS, MO: U/D STLFD's *4th Alarm* 1615 N. 25th x Howard. Co.'s making progress. Surround & drown operations. STL County move-ups into city firehouses made. [STL899] [STLFN]. 6:12p.m.
ST.LOUIS, MO: U/D STLFD's *4th Alarm* 1615 N.25th. DC810 reports will hold. Fire knocked down. 6 Aerials up & operating hitting hot spots. *FINAL* [STL899] [STLFN]. 6:57p.m.
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Columbus FD: MVA/MCI Morse Rd & Cherry Bottom Rd. EMS 12 reports School Bus involved MVA, Major Medical Emergency, Notify all Hospitals. At least 20 trauma victims. FPO/D249 ©
Cleveland FD: W/F 1141 East 149. BN 6 reports a 2.5 sty house well involved. Cos: Eng 31, 40, Lad 31, Squad 3, & BN 6. Eng 30 - Worker. Lad 30 - RIT. FPO/D700 ©
Columbus FD: MVA/MCI Morse Rd & Cherry Bottom Rd. School Bus vs Mini-Van. M/A Mifflin Twp Division of Fire, Westerville FD, Plain Twp FD, Jefferson Twp FD. Emergency Transport plan implemented. Morse Rd to remain closed. FPO/D249 ©
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New York City Metro Area Fire Incidents
as dispatched over the Metro Notification System
Friday, May 23, 2003
All Times Are Eastern:
MANHATTAN: W/F Box 979 @ 66 St @ 3rd Ave. Fire in an elevator of 20-story OMD. Fire K/D - N/S/U BN-10 (MNS-30*IAP)
BROOKLYN: ++Water Main Break++ Willoghby @ Broadway. FDNY on scene of a major water main break. NFI (MNS-30*IAP)
U/D BROOKLYN: ++Water Main Break++ Willoughby @ Broadway ++ major water main break area of 5 blocks with water in street. Request OEM / DEP / Con Ed Elec to scene / also poss the J Train Subway. DIV-15 I/C (MNS-30*IAP)
BROOKLYN: 7-5-778 ++Major Water Main Break++ Willoughby Ave @ Broadway. Area of 5 blocks with water problem. Request DEP / OEM / Con Ed Elec / Trucks checking buildings. DIV-15 en-route. BN-37 I/C (MNS-30*IAP)
U/D BROOKLYN: 7-5-778 ++Major Water Main Break++ Willoughby @ Broadway. Area of 5 blocks with water problem. Request NYCTA due to poss damage to EL pillers on "J" Subway Line on B'way. BN-37 (MNS-30*IAP)
U/D BROOKLYN: 7-5-778 ++Major Water Main Break++ Willoughby Ave @ Broadway. 5 block area with water problems. CON ED / Keyspan O/S .."J" Line Subway CLOSED from B'way Junction to Marcy Ave. Trucks checking buildings. NFI DIV-15 I/C (MNS-30*IAP)
BROOKLYN: **2nd Alarm** 2-2-778 **Major Water Main Break** Willoughby Ave @ Broadway. Area of 5 blocks with water problem. CON ED Elec / Keyspan Gas / NYCTA for "J" Subway Line. EL pillers unstable. DIV-15 I/C (MNS-30*IAP) *
U/D BROOKLYN: **2nd Alarm** ++Major Water Main Break++ Willoughby @ Broadway. BN-28 COM CORD, BN-37 SAFETY. The "J" EL Subway is shut down due to possible unstable EL-pillers. DIV-15 I/C (MNS-30*IAP) *
U/D BROOKLYN: **2nd Alarm** ++Major Water Main Break++ Willoughby Ave @ Broadway. DEP will take 2 hrs to shut down main. S/C Dewatering Unit. DIV-15 I/C (MNS-30*IAP) *
BRONX: 7-5-2256 Elton Ave near 153 St. Fire 2nd floor of a 4-story commercial building. MNS119 08:42
U/D BRONX: 7-5-2276 aof 651 Elton Ave X 152 St. Fire 2nd floor of 4-story commercial building. D-6 reports searches negative on fire floor & floors above. Fire P/W/H. [MNS119/085]
BROOKLYN: 7-5-1053 All-Hands @ Midwood St & Nostrand Av. 3-story brick 20 x 60 occupied building. BATT 38 reports fire #2 floor front. 2-lines run. D/W/H * MNS-2
U/D BROOKLYN: 7-5-1053 @ Nostrand Av & Midwood St. 3-story brick 20x60 occupied building. Fire top floor front. BATT-38 reports primary search fire floor is negative. P/W/H * MNS-2
MANHATTAN: 7-5-819 All-Hands @ W 46 St & 8 Av. 6-story brick 75x75 occupied building with fire #5 floor. 2 lines run. D/W/H * MNS-2
U/D MANHATTAN: 7-5-819 @ W 46 St & 8 Av. 6-story brick 75x75 OMD. Fire 5th floor. BATT 9 reports primary search negative. All visible fire knocked down. PWH. * MNS-2
BROOKLYN: 7-5-755 Bushwick near Kosciusko St. Fire in a 3-story 20x40 private dwelling. MNS62 MNS119 16:00
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TAC-9 RADIO & PAGING INCIDENT REPORT:
(Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont).
Friday, May 23, 2003
All Times Eastern Time
ACW - BEVERLY, MA: on Prescott St. Fire showing from the sewer pumping station. Wenham Engine on the line box to lay in from the hydrant and M/A to cover. *482.4375* [TAC9-C135]. 6:22a.m.
U/D ACW - BEVERLY, MA: on Prescott St. OIC reports the sewer pumping station fully involved. Releasing Ladder 1 - PWH. *482.4375* [TAC9-C135]. 6:28a.m.
MVA - SALEM, NH: Rte.111 at Irma Rd. Request 3 Ambulances. Jaws for entrapment. Med flight requested & denied due to weather. *158.8125* [TAC9-C919]. 7:24a.m.
U/D MVA - SALEM, NH: Rte.111 & Ermer Rd. 2 vehicles involved, 1 victim trapped. Extended extrication. All Companies working. Requesting coverage for stations. [TAC9-C919]. 7:29a.m.
U/D MVA - SALEM, NH: Rte 111@ Ermer Rd. 1 victim extricated. Still working on extrication of 2nd victim. Trauma Team Alert at Holy Family Hospital requested. [TAC9-C919]. 7:45a.m.
MVA - NEEDHAM, MA: Rte.128 NB south of Highland Ave. Jaws in use. S/C additional Ambulance. *153.950* C519 [TAC9-C520]. 11:19a.m.
ACW - ATTLEBORO, MA: Old Pasquale Block County St. OIC reports (2) 40-yard dumpsters and debris pile involved after explosion. Co.'s charging lines. *154.385* [TAC9-C158]. 12:10p.m.
MVA - MIDDLEBURY, CT: on Christian St. Car vs. pole. 2 trapped. Jaws going to work. CT19 [TAC9-C319]. 1:11p.m.
MVA - FOXBORO, MA: Route-140 @ Walnut Street. Jaws working. Additional ALS from Mansfield to scene. *484.6625* C06/C319 [TAC9-C20]. 1:32p.m.
HAZ/MAT - CLARKSBURG, MA: Rt 2 at the hairpin turn. MVA with large fuel spill. M/A North Adams FD requested for DEP & MSP. *154.31/800* [TAC9-C158]. 2:56p.m.
MVA - VERNON, CT: I-84 Westbound between Exit's 67 & 68. Rollover. Jaws operating. Request additional EMS to the scene. *33.44* C09/CT19 [TAC9-C158]. 3:41p.m.
W/F - NEEDHAM, MA: Box 435 @ 66 Washington Ave. Fire in the basement. M/A to cover. *153.95* C20/C135/C520 [TAC9-C158]. 3:46p.m.
MVA - SALISBURY, MA: Lafayette Rd (Rte 1) Near Brothers Pizza. Auto vs. UPS truck. Request 2nd ALS Unit and Medflight (denied due to weather). *158.955/160.02 C925/C101 [TAC9-C135]. 3:56p.m.
U/D W/F - NEEDHAM, MA: Box 435 @ 66 Washington Ave. Basement fire in a 2-story wood frame. OIC reports fire knocked down. Co.'s overhauling - PWH. *153.95* C20/C135/C520 [TAC9-C158]. 3:58p.m.
ACW - BELMONT, MA: Box-742 @ 58 Rutledge Drive X Clarmont St. Reported fire showing on arrival from a dwelling. Co.'s charging lines. *482.775* [TAC9-C20]. 4:44p.m.
W/F - BELMONT, MA: Box-742 @ 58 Rutledge Road X Claremont Road. Reported fire showing on arrival from a dwelling. DWH b/o CAR-3 *482.775* [TAC9-C20]. 4:50p.m.
U/D W/F - BELMONT, MA: Box-742 @ 58 Rutledge Road. C-3 reports fire on the 1st floor of a 2.5-story wood frame occupied dwelling. 2-lines stretched and operating. All occupants evacuated. ACW. *482.775* [TAC9-C20]. 4:57p.m.
2nd Alarm – BELMONT, MA: Box-742 58 Rutledge Road. Reported fire on the 1st floor of a 2.5-story wood frame occupied dwelling. Heavy smoke conditions. 2-lines stretched and operating. M/A to scene and coverage. ACW b/o C-3 *482.775* [TAC9-C20]. 5:03p.m.
W/F - WATERVILLE, ME: on West River Road at The Orchard Park Apartments. Heavy fire in an OMD. Several towns M/A to work & cover. *154.265/154.310* [TAC9-C101]. 5:57p.m.
W/F - TIVERTON, RI: on Eight Rod Way. A large barn with heavy fire showing. Request for Tankers. *471.7850* (C303). [TAC9-C51]. 7:31p.m.
U/D W/F - TIVERTON, RI: on Eight Rod Way. E3 reports bulk of the heavy fire is knocked down. Companies checking for extension. Canceling M/A Companies. (C303) [TAC9-C51]. 7:37p.m.
W/F - CANTERBURY, CT: 252 Brooklyn Road. A garage fire attached to a house. M/A Tankers operating. *33.900* C20, C09 [TAC9-C101]. 8:24p.m.
W/F - NEW HAVEN, CT: Box-7 for 103 Grand Ave. (Fairhaven) Engine-10 reports 4-story Apartment building. Fire on the #3 floor with numerous reports of people trapped. [3E 1T 1EU 1SQD C33]. *851.3125/851.0125* [TAC9-C228]. 10:42p.m.
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Friday, May 23, 2003
All Times Eastern Time
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA: W/F @ 874 24th St. Eng-11 on scene of a 2-story OMD. Smoke showing.  (VFN05). 11:25a.m.
(EAN) Emergency Action Network
Friday, May 23, 2003
All times Eastern Time
BRICK TWSP, NJ (OCEAN) *Unusual Occ* 415 Jack Martin Blvd @ Ocean Nursing Home. CMD O/S rpt'ing a power outage in a nursing homing. CMD rpt'ing numerous patient on oxygen and may need to be transported to hospital. [EAN90]. 3:38a.m.
U/D BRICK TWSP, NJ: CMD rqst'ing an addtional FD Station to assist with lighting due to back-up generators not kicking on. [EAN90]. 3:40a.m.
*FINAL* BRICK TWSP, NJ: CMD rpt'ing power has been turned back on. Companies are starting to pick up and clear scene. [EAN90]. 4:17a.m.
FRANKLIN TWSP,NJ (SOMERSET) *Haz-Mat* Churchill and Shirley. Box truck leaking fuel. Truck has full tank, approx 22 gallons. [EAN700]. 7:01a.m.
BROOKLYN,NY (KINGS) *Second Alarm/Water Main Break/Traffic Alert* Willoughby Ave & Broadway. 48 inch water main break effecting MTA trains. [EAN700]. 7:04a.m.
BRONX **All Hands** Box ---- 501 Elton Ave. Bldg fire. Main body of fire k/d. Searches are (-) and fire PWH. [EAN388]. 8:55a.m.
ROSELLE NJ (UNION) *Gas Leak* 83 Woodland Dr. CMD o/s w/ a large gas leak in a pvt dwl. CMD req Gas Co. to expedite and add'l Eng to the scene. [EAN149]. 9:33a.m.
MANHATTAN, NY: **All Hands** 1764 552 West 185 St. Fire in the basement of a 5sty 150x150 OMD. Main body of fire is K/D and PWH. [EAN388]. 9:57a.m.
ELIZABETH NJ (UNION) *W/F + Burn Victim* 59 Princeton St. Unk size OMD. CMD o/s w/ a small fire in a bathroom. Fire K/D. 1 victim w/ burns to chest, back and face. BLS/ALS req [EAN149]. 10:13a.m.
BROOKLYN, NY: *All Hands* Box 1053 @ 365 Midwood St. F/D O/S with fire in the front of a 2 sty OMD 20X60. 2 L/S 1 I/O. Trucks opening up. Fire remains DWH. [EAN503]. 11:35a.m.
PATERSON, NJ (PASSAIC) *Working Fire* on Harrison Ave. Fire in an unk type dwlg. [EAN38/305 EAN503]. 12:13p.m.
NEWARK NJ, (ESSEX) **Working Fire** Box-3259 107 3rd Ave near Broadway. Stove fire with extension to the kitchen on the 3rd fl of an O.M.D. 1 child removed with related injuries and being treated by E.M.S. Fire is PWH. [EAN301]. 2:11p.m.
BROOKLYN, NY (KINGS) *All Hands* Box 755, 833 Bushwick Ave. Fire in a 3 stry, 20x40, occ frm. Fire on the #2 floor, DWH. [EAN700]. 4:00p.m.
ELMWOOD PARK NJ (BERGEN CO) W/S/F River Drive near Rt-46 The Old Hillman Golf Center. Fire in a vac 1 sty bldg that is F/I. 1 due to hit it with a Deck Gun. DWH. [EAN402]. 4:45p.m.
LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ (OCEAN) W/F "Seven Seas Restaurant" on Long Beach Blvd. [EAN252/ EAN100]. 5:06p.m.
**UPDATE** ELMWOOD PARK, NJ (BERGEN CO) W/S/F Hillman Golf Center. Fire was in a 1 sty vac bldg. Most fire K/D by the Deck Gun. M/A to cover town. Fire is PWH. [EAN402]. 5:06p.m.
ELMWOOD PARK, NJ (BERGEN) **3rd Alarm** @ River Dr., "Hillman Golf Center" - Co.'s have heavy fire deep seated in 1 story commercial bldg - 50x65. Numerous master streams in operation. Fire remains DWH. [EAN18/402 EAN465]. 5:43p.m.
PLAINFIELD NJ (UNION) W/F 731 North Ave. Fire in an OMD. Initial report by PD o/s was possible trapped occupant. Fire is k/d. No word on occ. [146/45/ EAN44]. 8:14p.m.
PLAINFIELD, NJ - Final - on North Ave. 1 Police Officer and 1 resident removed w/smoke inhalation. Fire is U/C. [STAFF/ EAN44]. 8:34p.m.
MECHANICSTOWN, NY (ORANGE) working structure fire unkn/addr. M/A to the scene from Middletown F.D. N.F.I. [EAN305]. 10:25p.m.
MONROE TWP (GLOUCESTER) NJ: *W/S/F* to rear of 996 S Black Horse Pk. Bldg fully involved. [EAN3307/08 EAN3305]. 10:31p.m.
WOODBRIDGE NJ (MIDD) Iselin Section - Hazmat - ifo 107 New Dover Rd. FD O/S with an unk. Chemical smell coming from sanitary sewer line effecting numerous houses. Township & County Hazmat requested. [EAN305/45/503 EAN44]. 10:55p.m.
PATERSON NJ, (PASSAIC) **Gas Leak** 19 Alois Place, Apartment 24. Fire Dept on scene of a serious gas leak in an O.M.D. Requesting EMS for 1 victim overcome by fumes. [EAN302 * EAN301]. 11:36p.m.
Incidents from KCFN - CIFN - STLFN
(Illinois, Missouri & Kansas)
Friday, May 23, 2003
All times are in Central Time
STLFN: CENTREVILLE, IL. (ST. CLAIR COUNTY) Midway FD has a working house fire in the 8600 block of Belleview. M/A is responding from several Departments. [STL819]. 12:41a.m.
KANSAS CITY, MO: (0600hrs) *House Explosion* @ 302 W. 82nd Street x Central. 1-story frame house exploded, was fully-involved on arrival. 1 adult & 1 child transported to hospital Code Yellow. NFI-ATT. [KCFN-02]. 3:51p.m.
CIFN-Rescue/ NEW BERLIN (SANG) IL: Old St.Rt.54 @ Bates-Loami Rd/ Truck vs. school bus MVA with several injruies. Three AMBS on scene at this time. [CIFN-3]. 4:26p.m.
STLFN: ST. LOUIS, MO: STLFD *1st ALARM* @ 1615 N. 25th ST. x Howard. Heavy fire in a 2-story brick warehouse - 1 block x 1-block. BC801 wants a 2nd & 3rd alarm [STL899]. 5:43p.m.
STLFN: ST. LOUIS, MO: STLFD 2nd & 3rd Alarms on arrival @ 1615 N. 25th St. x Howard. Heavy fire in a 2-story brick warehouse - 1 block x 1-block long. [STL899]. 5:45p.m.
STLFN: ST. LOUIS, MO: STLFD *4th Alarm* 1615 N. 25th x Howard. Heavy fire in a 2-story brick warehouse - 1 block x 1-block long - fully involved - Smoke visible for several miles. [STL899]. 5:52p.m.
STLFN: ST. LOUIS, MO: U/D STLFD's *4th Alarm* 1615 N. 25th x Howard. 2-sty brk warehouse - 1 block x 1-block - F/I - roof gone. 5 Aerials in ops. 1 FF w/minor injuries. [STL899]. 6:01p.m.
STLFN: ST.LOUIS,MO: U/D STLFD's *4th Alarm* 1615 N.25th. Co.'s making progress. Surround & drown ops. STL County Move-Ups: 5014 to 9; 4712 to 12; 4822 to 28; 3316 to 7; 3520 to 36; 4425 to 10; 4711 to 28. [STL899]. 6:13p.m.
STLFN: ST.LOUIS,MO: U/D STLFD's *4th Alarm* 1615 N.25th. DC810 reports will hold. Fire knocked down. 6 Aerials up & operating hitting hot spots. *FINAL* [STL899]. 6:56p.m.
STLFN: HOUSE SPRINGS (JEFFERSON Co.), MO: High Ridge FPD *1st Alarm* Fire @ House Springs Florist, 4575 Hunter Ln. x Hwy 30. W/F in a comm'l bldg. [STL899]. 7:44p.m.
KANSAS CITY, KS: Working fire @ 1202 Riverview x 12th Street. Heavy smoke/fire showing from a single-family dwelling. P1, P9, P10, T1, CAR32/61. [KCFN-02]. 8:23p.m.
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Friday, May 23, 2003
All times are in Eastern Time
MFN/ Breaking News/ GARRETT COUNTY, MD/ Finzel @ I-68 Exit. 100 car involved accident/ Reports of more than 40 people injured at this time. [MFN-8]. 3:59p.m.
MFN - Update: GARRETT Co., MD: I-68 CLOSED down in both directions. Fog conditions in this area. [MFN-8]. 4:05p.m.
MFN-Update: GARRETT Co., MD: I-68 between Exits 22 & 39 remain CLOSED. 5 TT and 68 cars involved in this afternoon's accident. Still heavy fog conditions. [MFN-8]. 8:33p.m.
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LODD Missouri Highway Patrol 5-22-03
Trooper Michael Newton, age 25, killed at a traffic stop on I-70 near Higginsville, Lafayette County, MO. Troopers patrol car struck from behind by a 1-ton pickup & trailer, impacted vehicle he had stopped, and burst into flames. Driver of stopped car in critical condition with burn injuries.
*** REPORT FROM THE LINE OF FIRE ***
London Fire Brigade Daily Report
22 May 03
1554 G39 Feltham 4 pump Hazardous Substance Incident at Unit 23, Ashford Industrial Estate on Shield Rd, leak of Alacrom from container, container sealed, spill absorbed w/soda ash and sand, decon.
0630 E35 Old Kent Rd 4 pump fire, cylinders reproted on Saint James Rd, large stack of tires on fire in a dump area, 6 cylinders w/unknown contents involved, incident still on-going.
Runs for the day: 747
Runs for the year: 99679
W/F Fatal, Kansas City, KS 2600blk Essex St (Rosedale) working fire in an occupied private dwelling. Two brothers, ages 2 and 9, killed. Two other brothers, 5 and 8, and 78-yr old grandmother all in critical condition w/burns and smoke inhalation. House reported to not have working smoke detectors.
LOS ANGELES, CA:
On Thursday, May 22, 2003, at 2232 hours (10:32 p.m.) twelve companies of Los Angeles Firefighters, two Battalion Command Officer Teams and two LAFD Rescue Ambulances, under the direction of Battalion Commander Gary Bowie, responded to a Greater Alarm Structure Fire at 6643 North Woodley Avenue in the Lake Balboa/Reseda area. First units on the scene reported a detached carport behind a two-story apartment building with several cars well involved with fire. Firefighters using handlines aggressively attacked the fire confining the fire to thirteen vehicles and the carport and prevented the fire from spreading to several adjacent apartment buildings. No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is listed as suspicious/under investigation. Fire damage is estimated at $72,750. ($47,750 contents and $25,000 structure).
REPORT PREPARED BY :
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Los Angeles Fire Department
200 North Main Street, Room OCD-E423
Los Angeles, CA 90012 USA
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W/F Overland Park, KS 8318 W 91st Terr x Hadley, smoke showing from a kitchen fire with extention into attic. E42, Q42, E41, Q41, Res44cue, BC405, EMS1142.
Brooklyn, N. Y. 05/23/03 @ 11:30 hrs.
address: 365 Midwood Street
between: Nostrand Ave. & New York Ave.
"Battalion 38 to Brooklyn, Transmit the Box for 365 Midwood Street. We picked up a building fire here, fire's on the top floor of a 2 story multiple dwelling. 10 - 75 the Box K"
10 - 75 - 1053 @ 11:28
Engs. 249, 248, 234, 235
Lads. 113, 132
Ladder 123 is designated as the "FAST" Truck
Rescue Co. #2
Squad Co. #1
Batt. 41 Division 15
2 Story Brick 20 x 60 M. D.
Exp. #1: Is a Street
Exp. #2: Is an Alley
Exp. #3: Is a Rear Yard
Exp. #4: Is a Similar Type attach
All - Hands:
7 - 5 - 1053 @ 11:32
Batt. 38 reports, Box 1053, were going to use All - Hands here, fire's on the top floor of a 2 story occupied multiple dwelling. 2 - lines stretched & in operation, Truck's are "Opening Up" Searches are in - progress. Fire's Doubtful.
Batt. 38: Box 1053, Primary search of the fire floor is negative at this time. Fire is Probably Will Hold.
Division 15: Box 1053, Fire's UnderControl. Secondary search is negative thru out. By orders of Deputy Chief Quin, Division 15
Brooklyn, N.Y. 05/23/03 @ 16:00 hrs.
address: 833 Bushwick Ave.
between: Kosciusko St. & Stanhope St.
755 @ 15:49
Engs. 218, 222, 277
Lads. 112, 124
10 - 75 - 755 @ 15:53
TowerLadder 111 is designated as the "FAST" Truck
Rescue Co. 32
Squad Co. #252
Batt. 57 Division 15
3 Story Frame 25 x 40 M. D.
Exp. #1: Is a Street
Exp. #2: Is a Similar Type attach
Exp. #3: Is a Rear Yard
Exp. #4: Is a Similar Type attach
All - Hands:
7 - 5 - 755 @ 15:58
Batt. 37 reports, Using All - Hands for a fire on the 1st. floor of a 3 story frame multiple dwelling. 1 - line is stretched and operating. 2nd. line is stretched and standing fast. Truck's "Opening Up" Fire's Doubtful.
Batt. 37: Primary's on the fire floor & the 2nd. & 3rd. floors are negative.
Division 15: Box 755, 833 Bushwick Ave. Fire's UnderControl. Secondary searches thru out are negative. By orders of Deputy Chief Quin, Division 15
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