WCFD Goes to Work on 3rd Alarm House Fire
By Lieutenant DJ Matthews
June 19, 2017

Just before 5 pm, after a strong line of thunderstorms moved through the region, Rescue 53 was dispatched assist Station 36 (Po-mar-lin Fire Company) on the reported house fire. First in crews arrived and confirmed a working fire. Station 51 was dispatched on the 2nd Alarm assignment for a working house fire along with Ladder 53. Multiple WCFD units ultimately responded as the incident was raised to a 3rd alarm. Air 52 also made the response for the air cascade. Crews assisted with fire suppression and overhaul until released just before 7 pm.

Units: Engine 51-1, Engine 51-2, Rescue 53, Ladder 53, Air 52