Trucks Runs 49 2nd Alarm Apartment Fire
Around 2030, Truck 812 was dispatched as the first due truck on the 2nd alarm to the 13900 block of Briarwood Rd for the apartment fire. First arriving companies had fire on Division 3 of the building, as well as through the roof. Chief 812 also ran the assignment and was assigned safety. Truck 812 arrived on scene and positioned on side alpha. Truck 812 set up for ladder pipe operations. After command ceased ladder pipe operations, Truck 812’s crew was assigned to Division 3. Truck 812 operated on Division 3 with a hand line and extinguished fire in the bravo side apartments as well as in the cockloft. Truck 812 was the reassigned to the originating fire apartment to check for hot spots. Truck 812 continued to assist with overhaul and operated for approximately 4 hours before returning to service. A812B (129) also ran the call.
Photos courtesy of PGFD PIO