Stove Fire at Hayes McDade Apartments PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 24 October 2007 15:40

At approximately 1540hrs Station 4 was dispatched to 400 Bedford St., 2nd floor, for the heavy smoke condition, reported stove fire, possible structure fire.  Chief 4A arrived on-scene and established command.  Ladder 4 arrived on-scene and proceeded to the 2nd division.  Ladder 4 crew met with maintenance outside the apartment, where they were advised that the fire was controlled by the Hayes McDade staff.  Ladder 4 crew entered the apartment and encountered a light smoke condition which was being ventilated by the staff.  Ladder 4 checked for extension.  With minor extension into the cabinets, which was also controlled, and ventilation complete Chief 4A released the Ladder and terminated command.  All crews were cleared within one hour.