Photo Courtesy of Mt. View Fire Dept.
Agency: Mountain View Fire
Incident Address: 1720 W. El Camino Real, Mountain View
Type: Second alarm
Details: Large, two-story motel, vacant and awaiting demolition. Fire on "A" side of first floor, spread vertically to second floor and roof. With lots of fire and no life hazard, it was a great training opportunity.
MTV: E-1, 2, 3, 4, 5; T-1; R-1; IC- Batt. 18 (Act. B/C Custodio)
PAF: Engine-5 (coverage), R-2; BS-2; and Batt. 6
CNT: E-15 (coverage), T-14
FASCV Responding Units: FSU-4. Arrived: 1910, released: 2130 hours. FSU-1. Arrived 1930.
FASCV Responders: Larry Carr (driver, FSU-4), Ron Green, Bob Gundrum, Jerry Haag, Wagner (driver, FSU-1), Len Williams and Dan Wong.
- A press release from MVFD can be read at: 2-Alarm Fire
- An on-line news story from Mountain View Voice can be read at: Tropicana Hotel
-- Report submitted by Jerry Haag