Structure Fires

Dwelling / Jenkintown Rd / 18-Jan-2016

ATFD units were dispatched for a dwelling fire on the 800 block of Jenkintown Rd.

Engine 200 arrived onlocation and reported a working fire. CH-200 established command and put multiple lines in service. Fire was extending up to the roof above the 3rd floor (rear of the building).

Units were released and STA200 cleared approx. 1.5h into the incident.

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Dwelling / 1778 Rockwell Rd / 06-Jan-2016

Info courtesy of STA100.


2-Alarm Dwelling / Oak Ave, Cheltenham Twp. / 24-Nov-2015

Stations 3, 5, 2, 200, and 4 were dispatched on the original assignment for a dwelling fire on the 7300 block of Oak Ave. Chief-5 arrived onlocation and reported a 3-story twin, heavy fire showing first floor, extending to the second. The CTFD Confirmed procedures went out and a 2nd Alarm was struck. Companies remained in service for an extended period of time to assist with overhaul. R300 was on the 2nd Alarm assignment.

Building Fire / Wyncote Academy / 15-Mar-2015

Station 2 was dispatched for smoke in the area around 0635h. E2 reported heavy smoke showing from the second floor of a three story building. Chief 2 went in command and requested additional units to the scene,  reporting heavy fire showing from the second division of an unoccupied school. Command reported fire through the roof, defensive ops only.

AIR300 responded on the Cascade and Engine 302 assisted in defensive operations.