On Sunday Morning, Stations 223, 222 & 224 were alerted for a possible residential structure fire, police on scene from prior police incident, requesting fire department for strong odor of something burning in the basement. CH-223 requested St. 227 for the RIT. EN-223-2 arrived on scene, nothing showing from the exterior. Crews forced entry through the basement door to find paper smoldering in the basement. Interior crews used a water can to put out the rest of the fire. EN-222 assisted with ventilation. All units returned in service as they picked up. No injuries were reported. The ACFA is looking into the incident.
Command: 223 Chief (Capone)
Units: EN-223-2, EN-223-1, EN-222-1, EN-222-2. EN-224, TK-227, PH PD, PH EMS