Bethlehem, PA 2nd Alarm House Fire on Vernon Street

On December 12, 2013 At 15:15 Engines 1, 3, 6, Ladder 1 and Truck 2 respond to a report of a house fire in the 800 block of Wyandotte Street with multiple calls received. Additional address of 811 Wyandotte is received as the possible address.

409 arrives and reports heavy smoke showing and orders Engine 3 to bring in a water supply.

At 15:20, the second alarm is transmitted. Engines 9, 5 and Ladder 2 respond. Crews have heavy fire on the second floor of a duplex with extension into the attic.

Engine 7 is special-called. Crews work for an hour trying to contain the stubborn blaze. Multiple hand lines were in operation.

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