Saturday, November 13, 2010

3-Alarm Fire in Sunnyvale Triggers Early-Morning Response

Date: 13 November 2010
Time: 0635 Self-dispatch on Second Alarm, 0720 Arrival, 0900 Release
Type: Structure
Size: Third alarm
Jurisdiction: Sunnyvale
Location: 1248 Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road

Details:  Two-story apartment building over carport
Remarks: Fire started in first floor apartment, spread across width of apartment unit and out of both ends to floor above. Aggressive attack was successful in keeping it out of the attic especially in light of well developed fire upon arrival of first company. Approximately 10 persons displaced, one injured person transported.
Units in Attendance:
SNY: Engines 1, 10, 2, 3, 30, 4, 40, 5 and 6; Truck 2; Rescue 2; Med 8; Batt. 3
SNC: Truck 2 and one engine for station fill
MTV: One engine for station fill

Responding Members: Haag (driver), Wong, Green, Dembecki, Hoyt and David Thompson (guest)
Fire Support Unit Responding: FSU-1
-- Report Submitted By: Jerry Haag
-- Accompanying Photo By: Bruce Dembecki