District Fire Chief Marc E. Monahan reported on a One-Alarm structure fire that occurred in the Hartwell neighborhood of Cincinnati on Thursday, August 15th, 2013. At 3:35 AM, fire companies were dispatched for a fire in a house at the above address.
Upon arrival, fire companies discovered a small fire in the 1.5 story single family dwelling. The fire was quickly extinguished by fire personnel. Damage is estimated at $10,000. The cause of the fire was determined to be discarded combustibles that were not completely extinguished.
Thirty-two firefighters were utilized at this incident. There were no civilian or firefighter injuries. Smoke detectors were present and operational.
For further information please contact District 3 Fire Chief, Marc Monahan at 513-352-2333.