Camden, NJ Fire Collapse Video July 3, 2011

The above video features a collapse related close call during a multiple alarm operation in Camden, NJ.

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Engine 10 arrived on location and reported heavy fire showing from a two story store front with an apartment above. 10’s also reported 4 row dwellings on the “delta” side as an exposure. Battalion 1 (Glassman) placed all hands in service and requested a second alarm Command reported fire conditions spreading throughout the “delta” side exposure and requested a third alarm. Collapse zone established due to collapse of the building. EMS transported one firefighter with a broken ankle and one firefighter for dizzyness.