Engine 273 helps Engine 320 stretch the "2nd Line" as heavy fire on the front porch has been knocked down. This 11am fire heavily damaged the first floor if this day care center at 167St. & Northern Blvd. Box 75-6912.(c) Robert Mitts/NewImages
E273 operate exterior line!
Working Fire Box 4445; All Hands Going to work for a top floor fire at Kalmia Ave & 156th Street. This 11am fire damaged a 2nd floor apartment. Engine 274 operated the first line and L-129 did the primary search. Engine 273 worked the 2nd line and then moved it out and operated the line on the exposure 4 side. L-129 opened up parts of the wall and exposed hidden pockets of fire for E-273 to knock down. (c)Robert Mitts/NewImages
Quick Cuts Prevent Extention
FF Tom Couglin of L-129 is ready for a "cup of joe" after working with fellow members on the roof of this 3 story brick Omd. Quick use of the saw opening up the roof prevented any spread in the cockloft at All Hands Box 4471; Roosevelt Av & 149th Place.