Structure Fire (Apartment Building)

 

7/4/2014

Michael Battle, Acting District Chief, 513-352-2322   michael.battle@cincinnati-oh.gov

2249 Wheeler St. (Clifton Heights)

DISPATCH TIME: 18:16

LIST TYPE OF INCIDENT: Structure Fire (Apartment Building)

REPONSE EFFORTS AND # OF FIREFIGHTERS ON SCENE: One-Alarm, 41 firefighters

EQUIPMENT UTILIZED: E5, E29, E19, T29, T21, T19 HR14, RAT-3, D-1, D-2, M19, M29, ALS 34, SO2, Car 512

INJURIES TO CIVILIANS OR FIREFIGHTERS: None

ESTIMATED DAMAGE: $10,000

CAUSE (IF KNOWN): Undetermined (Under Investigation)

# OF PEOPLE DISPLACED:  None

SMOKE DETECTORS PRESENT: Yes

BRIEFLY DESCRIBE INCIDENT: The incident was called in by an occupant on the 2nd floor.  She was alerted by a working smoke detector, investigated, and discovered a fire on the 3rd floor.  Cincinnati Fire Companies responded, and made an aggressive interior attack,  bringing  the fire under control in less than 20 minutes.  All occupants made it out of the building safely.  The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.