Date & Time: 26 November 2011, 1800 hours
Type: 3rd alarm.
Details: Incident located at Village Green Apartments - a large, two-story, nonsprinklered apartment building. Fire showing from a second floor end unit on arrival of E-1, quickly spread to attic. Water supply a problem, initially. No hydrants in the complex necessitating an extremely long lay of 5" supply line.
Responders: CNT: E-1, 2, 7, 9, 16; R-14, 17; T-1; HM-2; BS-2; IC-Batt. 14 (Werner), Batt-3, Batt-2
SJS: T-14; LU-14; E-15; Med-30, Batt-10
FASCV Responding Unit: FSU-1. Released at 2125 hours.
FASCV Responders: Bob Gundrum (driver), Geoge Hoyt, Jerry Chappell (guest)., Mike Chappell and Josh
- A San Jose Mercury News story can be read at: Fire Leaves 50 People Homeless
- Photos by Craig Allyn Rose: Homestead Rd. Fire
-- Report Submitted by Jerry Haag