Truck, Chiefs run 55 House Fire
On July 20th, 2018, Truck 12 was dispatched as the 3rd due special service to the intersection of 32nd Ave and Shepherd St for a reported house on fire. First arriving units reported fire showing from side Charlie, with fire on both floors of a two story single family dwelling. Truck 12 was assigned to cut the roof and ladder the building by command upon arrival. The truck crew was split, allowing half of the crew to vent the roof, while the other half performed remaining outside work including throwing ladders, and assisting crews inside and outside with overhaul.
Chief 12 was assigned Safety, and Chief 12A the division 2 supervisor. Company 12 operated for an hour and a half before returning to service.