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Queens Laurelton Basement Job With Extensions Box 5849

First On Scene Photos

Queens, N. Y. 02/14/11 @ 16:30 hrs.
Laurelton Section

Box 5849
address: 225 – 08 Mentone Ave x 225th St.

5849 @ 16:26
Engs. 311, 314, 317, 275*
T. Lad. 158, Lad. 165
Rescue Co. #4*
Squad Co. #270*
* 4 Engs. / 2 Tks. w/ Rescue & Squad due to numerous calls.

10 – 75 – 5849 @ 16:30
Ladder 133 is designated as the “FAST” Truck
Batt. 51

@ 16:31
“ Eng. 311 to Queens, Special Call an additional Engine & Truck.
Fire in the basement with extensions.”
Engine 302 & T. Lad. 155 s/c

@ 16:33
“Batt. 54 to Queens, Urgent ! 2nd Alarm ! We have fire in ( 2 ) Bldgs.”

2nd Alarm:
2 – 2 – 5849 @ 16:33
Engs. 301, 303, 298
Lad. 150
Eng. 324 w / Satellite 4
Batt. 53 “Safety Officer”
Batt. 50 “Resource Unit Leader”
Rescue Battalion / Safety Battalion
Fieldcom 1 / Tactical Support Unit #2
Command Tactical Unit

Fire Building:
2 Story Brick 20 x 40 P/D
Surrounding Properties:
Exp. #1: Is a Street
Exp. #2: Is a Similar Type attach
Exp. #3: Is a Rear Yard
Exp. #4: Is a Similar Type attach

@ 16:40
Batt. 54 reports: Box 5849, We have fire thru out the Fire Bldg.
We have extension into the exposures. 4 – lines stretched at this time.

@ 16:45
Batt. 54: Box 5849, We have ( 3 ) Bldgs. involved with fire on all floors.
We have 4 – lines in operation.

@ 16:46
“Division 13 to Queens, Urgent! Transmit a 3rd Alarm”

3rd Alarm:
3 – 3 – 5849 @ 16:46
Engs. 308, 264, 328, 331
Lad. 126, T. Lad. 127
Batt. 39
Batt. 44 “Staging Manager”
Batt. 43 “Air Re-Con Chief”
Mask Service Unit #1
Car 4 “david” Assist. Chief Joseph Pfeifer

@ 16:51
Division 13: Box 5849, We have 6 – lines stretched, all in operation.
Fire thru out the Fire Bldg, with extensions to Exp. #2, 2a, 4, & 4a.
( 5 ) Bldgs. involved. Truck Co’s are “Opening Up” Fire’s Doubtful.

@ 16:57
Division 13: Box 5849, 6 – lines stretched, all in operation.
Fire only in ( 3 ) Bldgs. Making good progress. Truck Co’s are “Opening Up”
Searches are in progress.

@ 17:01
Division 13: Box 5849, Special Call ( 2 ) additional Truck Co’s.
TowerLadder 162 & TowerLadder 160 are s/c

@ 17:10
Division 13: Box 5849, 7 – lines stretched, 7 – lines in operation.
Making good progress with hand-lines. Fire is into the Cockloft of
the original Fire Bldg. Truck Co’s are “Opening Up” Searches are
being made. We need the P/D to respond, we forced entry into another
Exposure, and found a deceased person inside, not related to the fire.
E.M.S. states person deceased for at least ( 2 ) days. Still Doubtful.

@ 17:24
Fieldcom 1: Special Call ( 2 ) additional Truck Co’s.
Ladder 134 & Ladder 151 act. 150 s/c

@ 17:30
Fieldcom 1: Progress Report for the 3rd Alarm, Box 5849, Car 4 “david”
Assist. Chief Pfeifer reports: 7 – lines stretched, 7 – lines in operation.
Still knocking down pockets of fire. Fire remains at Doubtful Will Hold.

@ 17:38
Fieldcom 1: Progress Report for the 3rd Alarm, Box 5849, Car 4 “david”
Assist. Chief Pfeifer reports: Fire is Probably Will Hold.

@ 18:17
Fieldcom 1: Progress Report for the 3rd Alarm, Box 5849,
Division 13 reports: Primary & Secondary searches thru out the Fire Bldg.
are complete and negative. Primary & Secondary Searches thru out Exp. #2
are complete and negative. Primary & Secondary Searches thru out Exp. #4
are complete and negative. Place’s this Fire UnderControl.

( Job Duration: 1 hr. / 51 mins. )

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