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1 Alarm, 2554 Orland Avenue

CFDHISTORY ---›Fire Photos ---› 1 Alarm, 2554 Orland Avenue

Date 2013-11-09

At 5:08 am the Cincinnati Emergency Communications Center received a telephone call reporting an house fire at 2554 Orland Avenue in Westwood.

1 Alarm: Engines 21 & 35; Trucks 21 & 24; RAT 17; Districts 2 (Greve) & 3 (McWilliams); Heavy Rescue 14; Medic 21; ALS 34 and SO 2.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

Initial arriving fire units reported a working fire on the second floor.

Working fire Medic: Medic 12

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

All residents had evacuated prior to fire department arrival. An aggressive interior attack extinguished a second floor bedroom fire in about 20 minutes.

Working smoke alarms alerted the resident and she was able to escape unharmed.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA

The cause of the fire has been determined as a careless smoker, damage is estimated at $30,000.00 in damage.

One firefighter was transported to the hospital and was treated and released.

Photograph - Bill Strite, IFPA