Monday, July 29, 2013

Apartment Units Hit by 2-Alarm Fire In Palo Alto

Photo By Sue Dremann Published at Palo Alto Online
Date and Time: 07-29-2013, 1013 hours
Agency:  Palo Alto Fire
Incident Address: 420 James Road, Palo Alto
Type: Second alarm. Quickly reduced
Agency Responders:
PAF: E-2, 4, 5, 6; T-6; R-2; Medic-2; Batt-6 (Woodard-IC)
MTV: Batt-18.
Details: Building was a two-story, multi-family unit over a garage. Fire was in a first-floor apartment and was blowing out a window and auto-exposing a second-floor window and eaves above upon arrival of first unit. Very quick fire attack limited significant fire damage to the unit of origin.
FASCV Responding Unit: FSU-4. Arrived: 1040, released: 1150 hours.
FASCV Responders: Larry Carr (driver), Bob Gundrum, Jerry Haag and Dan Wong
  • A news story from Palo Alto Online can be read at:  Apartment Fire
-- Report submitted by Jerry Haag