Eleven engines, six ladders, on squad and six ambulances battled an early-morning fire in a garden apartment building in Laurel, MD, on May 31, 2010. Firefighters from Howard, Prince Georges’s, Montgomery and Anne Arundel counties battled the blaze. Two occupants were injured and transported to area hospitals.
Dedication: This month’s Firehouse® is dedicated to Fire Police Captain Donald G. Mellott, 62, of Woolrich, PA, Volunteer Fire Company 1; and Fire Chief Jonathan Siemers, 44, of the Clay Center, KS, Fire Department, who died in the line of duty, February 2010; and to Firefighter/Inspector Brian P. Waynant Sr., 45, of the Wilmington, DE, Fire Department; and Firefighter Gerard Marcheterre, 50, of the Borodino Fire Department in Skaneateles, NY, who died in the line of duty, March 2010.
Cover by: Jim Codespote