On a warm and windy Saturday morning, the Milpitas Fire Dept. required Fire Associates' help at a 2nd-alarm fire on the city's north side. Located at 1252 N. Park Victoria Way, the fire was burning in a single-family home. Jerry Haag brought Support Unit 1 to the incident and was met by FASCV president, John Whitaker. Jerry has submitted the following report:
Date: 12 June 2010
Time: 0915 - Self-dispatch, 0927 - Sonitrol dispatch, 1000 arrival, released at 1100.
Type: Structure fire
Size: Second alarm
Jurisdiction: Milpitas City
Location: 1252 N. Park Victoria Way
Details: Small single-family, single-story dwelling. Engine 2, first in, found front room fully involved with fire lapping out the window into porch roof. 5 persons displaced, one bird saved.
Units in Attendance:
MLP: IC (Mihovich); E-1, 2, 3, 4 (virtually every engine in the city); T-1, 4; USAR
Fremont: One engine, one truck, one BC (all released before arrival of FASCV).
Responding Members: Haag (driver), Whitaker
- John's photos can be viewed at: MLP - House Fire
- A short KCBS News story can be read at: Milpitas House Fire