Monday, October 7, 2013

Burning Vehicles and Carport Challenge Sunnyvale Firefighters

Photo By Bruce Dembecki
Date and Time: Oct. 07, 2013, 1400 hours
Agency: Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety

Incident Address: 521 Taylor St., Sunnyvale
Type: Second Alarm
Details:  Fire in a wood-framed carport, exposing two apartment buildings. Engine-1 was fire attack, deployed 3 1-3/4-inch pre-connects and a wyed 2-1/2 inch line. Damage to exposures was prevented by aggressive extinguishment efforts. Carport heavily damaged.

Agency Responders:
SNY: E-1, 4, 40, 5, 6, 60; T-1, 2; R-2; Medic-14, 54; Batt.-3 (Moretto, IC)
MTV: E-5 (Station coverage)
SNC: E-10 (Station coverage)

FASCV Responding Units:  FSU-1. Arrived: 1430; Released: 1615 hours.
FASCV Responders:  Bob Gundrum (driver), Bruce Dembecki, Jerry Haag, Dan Wong and Michael Garcia (guest).
-- Report submitted by Bruce Dembecki