Overall scene, Rescue 99 is on the right. Rescue 99 is a SERT unit staffed by Portland Fire and Rescue EMS personnel to assist at police incidents.
Cherry Blossom Drive near the house.
Front of the house.
SERT team member with another firefighter.
Truck 2, behind Engine 19, provides high angle lighting.
At 2:34 a.m, Nov. 24, a box was dispatched for a house fire on Cherry Blossom Drive in southeast Portland.
Crews found a large police presence and fire showing from a two-story residence.
When police arrived about two hours earlier for a family dispute, they were fired on by someone in the house.
Tear gas and flash grenades were used, and later the house became involved in fire.
After a period of inactivity in the house, firefighters were allowed to begin exterior operations.
After the fire was extinguished, a body was recovered.
Cause of death was not immediately determined.