Fire Photos


2 Alarm 826 Glenwood Avenue

CFDHISTORY ---›Fire Photos ---› 2 Alarm 826 Glenwood Avenue

Date 2013-02-16


At 14:00 on 2-16-13 companies were dispatched for a reported structure on fire at 826 Glenwood Avenue, Avondale.

1 Alarm: Engines 23 & 9; Trucks 32 & 19; RAT 2; Districts 1 (Phillips) & 4 (Zimmerman); Heavy Rescue 9; Medic 9, ALS 32 and SO 2.


Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA



1st Alarm units went on the scene with heavy smoke showing from the roof and third floor.




Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA



Due to amount of Fire and Size of Building Glenwood Command requested the 2nd Alarm:

2nd Alarm: Engines 19 & 34; Truck 31; Heavy Rescue 14 and Medic 23.


Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA



Due to size of the building Glenwood Command requested 2 additional engine companies on Side C for handlines and to supply Trucks 31\'s ladder pipe.

Engines 46 and 12 were dispatched.


Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA



After Command went defensive, Trucks 19 and 32 preparing for ladder pipes.


Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA



The Big Team Engine 23 making a rainbow!




Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA