At approximately 1230hrs on Sunday, October 20th, Glen Echo Vol Fire Department E711 was dispatched for an automatic home fire alarm in the 6200 blk of Madawaska Rd. Upon arrival, E711 reported smoke showing from the house and requested the box alarm assignment. RS741 was dispatched along with other units from surrounding stations. Upon arrival, the squad crew conducted a rapid search of the structure with negative results, as well as shut off utilities. The fire was contained to several rooms on the first floor and was quickly extinguished. BCCRS firefighters assisted in opening up the structure before going in service. Medic 741 was also dispatched as part of the Rapid Intervention group.
RS741 Crew: Dr: MFF Finelli OIC: Lt. Ruiz Axe: FF Guzman Hook: FF Torian Bar: FF Starin
M741 Crew: Dr: Theodoridis PMIC: Hamilton