Monday, December 31, 2012

ELIZABETH, NJ 4TH ALARM WITH MAYDAY AUDIO

ELIZABETH NJ 4TH ALARM
Elizabeth, NJ-- 411 was struck for Engine 1,7,3 Ladder 1,3 Rescue 1 Engine 1 Deputy 3 Battalion 3 at 201 Catherine Street for a basement fire in a 3 story mixed occupancy.
Engine 1 arrived to a 3 story mixed occupancy with smoke showing from the delta side Engine 7 took the hydrant Battalion 3 took command struck a signal 11, Engine 2 for fast. Engine 1 advised command fire in the basement with extension running up the chimney. Engine 1, 7 stretched the attack line Ladder 3 forcing entry.
Engine company puts a knock on the basement heavy fire breaks out Division 2 Bravo side, Command strikes the 2nd alarm Engine 5 Ladder 2 added. Mayday is put out for 2 firefighters from Ladder 1 on division 2, Command strikes the 3rd alarm. All firefighters are rescued from windows with reported 2nd degree burns one with minor injuries.
4th alarm is struck all companies are pulled out and a defensive operation is underway for the remainder of the incident companies will be working multiple lines, blitz fires and ladder pipes.
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Mayday starts 7:45 into 1st clip Part 1 Audio Part 2 Audio

Sunday, December 30, 2012

ELIZABETH, NJ 2ND ALARM FIREHOUSE FIRE

Engine 6 Quarters
ELIZABETH FIRE
Elizabeth, NJ-- Working fire at 472 Catherine Street, Engine 6 Quarters.
Engine 6 Quarters reported fire from the engine bay with extension into the attic. Arriving Rescue company removed windows grates while Ladder 3 went to work with roof operations. Engine 3 arrived and put a line in service to the 1st floor. Deputy Chief C-2 arrives reports apparatus still burning fire remains extending into the attic, DWH 2nd alarm struck for additional truck and engine. DC-2 reports all visible fire K/D in the apparatus and attic companies are venting building and extensive overhaul is underway.
Photos and Video by Paul Anderson

Sunday, December 23, 2012

FDNY THE HOUSE OF BROKEN TOYS & QUEENS 10-75

HOUSE OF BROKEN TOYS
FDNY-- House of Broken Toys home of the FDNY Fleet Services.
QUEENS JOB
FDNY-- Queens *75-7886* 34-06 82 Street for a fire on the 3rd floor of a 5 story 75X75 OMD.
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Tuesday, December 18, 2012

ELIZABETH, NJ 7 ALARM BUILDING FIRE

Elizabeth 7th Alarm 
Elizabeth, NJ-- Engines 3,6,5 Ladder 2,3 Rescue 1 Battalion 2 Deputy 2 arrived to 184 7th Street and reported a 1 story 100x150 auto body shop with heavy smoke pushing from the building.
Battalion 2 immediately calls a Single 11 "Working Fire" bringing in Engine 1. Battalion 2 requests Ladder 2 to force entry and open up the roof Engine 6 to reverse lay in Engine 3 sets up a blitz fire Engine 5 grabs an additional plug. 
Deputy 2 assumes command requests the 2nd alarm for heavy smoke pushing from the building Engines 8,2 and Ladder 1 added to the box. Ladder 3 positions to the front of the building and sets up for operations. Deputy 2 advises all units of explosions in the building. Ladder 2 sets up on Trumbal and 7th the Rescue Company's in the process of opening multiple doors.
The 3rd alarm is transmitted bringing in Engine 7, Union Ladder 2, Engine 8's supply for Ladder 1. Deputy 2 requests all ladder companies off the roof Battalion 2 advises Deputy 2 heavy fire pushing from the front of the building.
Companies are all defensive operations for the remainder of the incident using multiple master streams and ladder pipes. The fire escalates to a 7th alarm bringing companies in from FDNY Staten Island and Middlesex, NJ.
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Sunday, December 16, 2012

PHILADELPHIA 4TH ALARM BUILDING FIRE

Philly 4th Alarm
Philladelphia, Pa.--Pipeline-52 arrived on Box 1736 Aramingo and Wakeling Streets with heavy fire showing from a one story commercial building placed all companies in service with their heaviest water lines. B/C 10 strikes the 2nd alarm on arrival with heavy fire showing in a 40 x 125 1 story building. Battalion 10 reports the fire has extended to the exposure buildings and request the 3rd alarm filled out. Battalion 10 reports fire throughout the building all hands working ladder pipes and master streams car 3 requests the 4th alarm.
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Friday, December 14, 2012

FREEMANSBURG, PA WORKING FIRE

Freemansburg Com Bldg
Freemansburg, Pa-- Companies working the 500 block of Chestnut Street at Kinsman Roofing for a truck well off with extension to roofing material and the building.
Companies On-Scene: Freemansburg, Steel City, Bethlehem Twp, Nancy Run 
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Monday, December 10, 2012

FRANKLIN TWP. NJ 3RD ALARM STRIP MALL

FRANKLIN TWP 3RD ALARM
Franklin Township, NJ-- 752 Hamilton Street arriving Engine 251 reporting a working structure fire and requests Box 27 filled out with the 2nd alarm. Third alarm is struck for heavy fire through the roof of a strip mall additional M/A to the scene for coverage. Command reports 2 stores fully involved now extending to a 3rd store, multiple ladder pipes and master streams are in operation. Command reports fire has been contained to the original 2 stores, holding the units on scene all other units are to be held for coverage PWH.
Companies On-Scene: Franklin, East Franklin, Community, Millstone Valley, Somerset Fire & Rescue, Elizabeth Avenue, New Brunswick, North Brunswick, Bound Brook, South Bound Brook and the Franklin Township Office of Fire Prevention and Somerset County Fire Coordinators, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital EMS, Hillsborough Emergency Medical Service and Somerville First Aid, Franklin Township, PD.
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Friday, December 7, 2012

CAMDEN FIRE DEPARTMENT BUFF TRIP

Camden
Camden, NJ-- Above Camden Engine 8 taken in a vehicle fire on 6th street. Video below taken in 3 runs Rescue 1 on an auto Ladder 2 on the alarm and Engine 8 a vehicle fire. Video is cut to a music track due to an issue with the microphone.
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Sunday, December 2, 2012

EAST ORANGE, NJ APARTMENT FIRE

EAST ORANGE SIGNAL 11
East Orange, NJ-- Signal 11, 3001 Winthrop Terrace fire on first floor of a 2 story apartment building. Engine 4 put 1 line in service for what appeared to be be a room and contents fire.
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