Commercial Structure Fire
By Ex-Chief Fred Hess
March 29, 2023

On Monday 3/28 the dept was alerted for a automatic fire alarm. Upon arrival of the chiefs a smoke condition was observed and the alarm was upgraded to a commercial structure fire. E-15 arrived 1st due and stretched a hose line into the build to extinguish the fire. . TL-14 arrived and performed searches and check for any Fire extension. E-7 arrived 2nd due and split their crew. Half backed up E-15 with the hose line and the other assisting TL-14 in searches and overhaul. E-3 and E-17 arrived and was placed as needed by the chief. EMS crews from A-8 and district crew stood by for any injuries and to perform Rehab duties as needed. The fire was placed under control in 35 minutes and is under investigation by the Town of Brookhaven Fire Marshals office no injuries were reported.