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2 Alarm 2726 Robert Avenue

CFDHISTORY ---›Fire Photos ---› 2 Alarm 2726 Robert Avenue

Date 2009-03-19

At 22:42 Hours, March 19, 2009, the Cincinnati Fire Department was dispatched for reported house on fire at 2726 Robert Avenue, North Fairmount.
1st Alarm: Engines 35, 21; Trucks 21, 24; RAT 17; Districts 2 & 3; Rescue 24 and Squad 14.
Units on scene with a 2 Story A Wood Frame single family with heavy fire on 2nd floor and attic.
Also advising incoming units O2 bottles exploding on 2nd floor.

Photograph - Paul Obermeyer

At 22:48, District 2 requested 2nd Alarm. He ordered all firefighters out of the building and start defensive operations. 2nd Alarm: Engines 12, 29; Truck 29; Squad 9; Rescue 2; Duty Chief.
Photograph - Paul Obermeyer

Truck 24 preparing for ladder pipe operations.

Photograph - Paul Obermeyer

Fire Fighters conducting defensive operations via ladder pipes and 2 1/2 handlines.
The fire damage is estimated at $60,000 and the cause is currently under investigation by the Cincinnati Fire Investigative Unit.

Photograph - Paul Obermeyer