LAFD On Scene for Attic Fire

3-23-2014 Los Angeles Firefighters first on scene on the 1200 block of West Leighton Avenue reported light smoke showing from the attic of a one story single family dwelling. Firefighters quickly cut a hole in the roof venting the fire, preventing it from spreading. Handlines inside and on top snuffed it out, The fire was knocked down in approximately 20 minutes, there were no reported injuries, the cause of the late night fire is under investigation. -MNR-

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Buffalo PD/FD Fatal MVA – Rte 33 W/B @ Woodlawn

Buffalo FD Fatal MVA w/ 1+ Alarm assignment
Rte 33 W/B near Woodlawn ave
PD/ADI were on scene with a vehicle accident on Expressway.
Rescue1 on scene with the vehicle fully involved upside down and vic trapped.
Vehicle traveling east on Woodlawn from Main st the wrong way went through
the guard rail at a high rate of speed, then on to the Expressway below. Victim was
pronounced at scene, but was alive at time of impact.
B-47 requested a Full 1 Alarm Assignment to scene to assist.
Engine 21 was also called in to supply water from Humboldt ave.
ON Scene:
Engines: 33, 23, 34, 21 – Ladders: 7, 14, 6 FAST, Rescue 1
Chiefs: B-43, B-47, B-56 – Support Staff: F-20, 11, 9, 39
Buffalo PD: C & E Dist Cars – Multi ADI units
4-19-2014 – Time Out: 01:30 hrs

Buffalo FD 1+ Alarm – 128 Wende st

Engine 31 on scene with a vacant 2.5 story dwelling.
Fire showing from #2 side with exposure problem
B-43 requests extra 1 & 1 to scene. Fire extending to attic.
B-56 orders everyone out for Defensive Ops
3 -1¾” & 2 -2½” Lines in use – Ladder 14 flowing.
ON Scene:
Engines: 31, 23, 33, 22 – Ladders: 14, 7, 15, 6 FAST, Rescue 1
Chiefs: B-43 & B-56 – Support Staff: F-20, 9, 11
Damages: $30K – Emergency Demo ordered
4-19-2014 – Time Out: 05:05 hrs

Buffalo FD 1+ Alarm – 333 Mills st

B-43 on scene with 2.5 story vacant dwelling. Heavy fire in rear first floor
extending to attic. Engine 22 reports rear cottage also involved.
Low water pressure and heavy fire conditions require
Engine 31 to scene for water supply.
B-56 pulls all crews out for Defensive Ops
2 -2½” & 3 -1¾” Lines in use – Ladder 14 Flowing
ON Scene:
Engines: 22, 3, 21, 31 – Ladders: 6, 14, 15 FAST, Rescue1
Chiefs: B-43 & B-56 – Support Staff: F-20, 9, 11
Damages: $85k to both dwellings
4/13/2014 – Time Out: 22:55 hrs