Burtonsville Responds to ANOTHER July House fire
Around 3:30 on July 14th, Company 15 and surrounding units were alerted to 804 Orchard Way in Company 24s area (Hillandale) for the reported house fire. Engine 715 arrived 2nd due and stretched a line to extinguish the fire. Truck 715 arrived as the first due truck and went to work, locating the fire for the engine companies, laddering the structure, performing searches, ventilating, and opening up. Medic 715 established a rehab area for the working crews. Units operated for approximately 4 hours due to the extent of required overhaul.
This was the 5th fire for the BVFD in July, having ran 8 fires since June 25th. It has truly been a hot summer so far.
Dr: MFF Mister
OIC: Lt Ryman
Entry: MFF Ortiz-Cruz
Vent: FF McHenry