Sunday, July 31, 2011

Sunnyvale DPS Responds to 2-alarm Apartment Fire

On Sunday, July 31, Sunnyvale DPS responded to reports of an apartment on fire at 1206 Henderson Ave. in Sunnyvale a little before 3:00 P.M. Arriving units reported flames out the windows of a ground floor apartment, and a second alarm was struck. The fire damaged the front of building units on both the first and second floors, as well as some damage into the attic, before it was quickly contained.

Sunnyvale units handled the first and second alarm, while Sunnyvale called on some Mutual Aid units for station coverage.

Responding units included FASCV Fire Support Unit 1, driven by Bob Gundrum who was accompanied by Len Williams. Bob and Len were met on scene by FASCV members Jerry Haag, David Thompson, Dan Wong, Ron Green and Bruce Dembecki, along with FASCV guest, Walter Huber.

Support Unit 1 was released a little after 4:30 P.M.
-- Report and photos submitted by Bruce Dembecki