Total Time On Call: 1 hour and 29 minutes
Units Responding: Engines 510, 512, 513, Quint 527, Truck 517, and fire police.
Officer In Charge: 5502 - Asst. Chief Harris
Company 5 responded to a report of a balcony on fire extending into the apartment with possible people trapped. Asst Chief Harris (5502) arrived with smoke showing from side D of a 3 story garden apartment. The fire was located on the second floor balcony, and response was held to the units on the street.
510 stretched an attack line and extinguished the fire from the exterior while crews from 527 and 517 checked the interior for extension. 512 secured a water supply and 513’s manpower was sent to the scene.
The fire was contained with minimal extension into the exterior wall. Centre Region Fire Marshall’s Office was called to the scene to investigate.