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2 Alarm 5718 Prentice Avenue

CFDHISTORY ---›Fire Photos ---› 2 Alarm 5718 Prentice Avenue

Date 2010-02-27

Date: 02-27-10

Time: 1:24 PM

Incident Location: 5718 Prentice Avenue

On Saturday, February 27, 2010 at 13:23 hours the Cincinnati Fire Communication Center received a telephone alarm reporting a smoke coming from the roof of a house behind the PNC on Prentice Street in the Madisonville neighborhood.

1 Alarm: Engines 49 and 31; Trucks 31 and 18; RAT 23; Districts 4 and 1; Squad 9; Rescue 46.

Engine 49 on scene reporting a working fire - Heavy smoke showing showing from the rear of a two-story A (wood frame) single family dwelling.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

Due to the amount of fire and that the fire was running the walls command struck the second alarm at 13:35.

2nd Alarm: Engines46 and 18; Truck32; Rescue 2 (EMS Supervisor); Squad 14 and C502 (weekend duty chief).

The fire was brought under control within thirty minutes.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

Damage is estimated at $40,000.00 dollars, the origin and cause has yet to be determined. The Cincinnati Fire Investigation Unit is investigating this incident.

No injuries were reported, the American Red Cross is assisting the displaced occupants. Forty-two firefighters were utilized at this incident.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

District 4 (CPT Frazier) and Car 513 (Chandler) confer on the C Side

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

Digging out pockets of fire

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

DC Collini checks the progess from an attic window

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

Extinguishing hot spots

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

District 4(CPT Frazier) DC Herth and PIO CPT Washington

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Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA