Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Santa Clara County Fire Responds to House Blaze

Date and Time: July 10, 2012, 0200 hours
Agency: Santa Clara County Fire
Incident Address: 19502 Via Monte Dr., Saratoga
Type: Full First Alarm
Details: Single-family ranch-style dwelling, unoccupied. Roofing job in progress. Extensively involved in fire upon arrival of Engine 9. Roofing materials on roof were a point loading that prompted IC to order defensive operations early. Engine 9 was fire attack and ended up supplying six lines, including three 2-1/2", two 1-3/4" and a 5" to Truck 5 which operated a ladder pipe briefly to gain initial knockdown of the roof fire. Haag on voluntary response provided one case of water at Rehab.
Agency Responders:
CNT: E-8, 9, 17, 305; T-5; R-17; BS-2; HM-2; Batt- 2, 3, 14; IC-Miller.
FASCV Responding Unit: None (Haag in POV). Arrived: 0235, released: 0400 hours.
FASCV Responders: Jerry Haag.
-- Report Submitted By Jerry Haag