Depew FD Working Attic Fire – 259 Calumet st

** Depew NY **
Depew FD alerted for a fire in a dwelling. Patrol on scene with smoke showing. Depew 9 on scene with a fire in the attic. Engine 3 crews deploy handlines to the attic and knock down fire. Fire extends into stepdown and rear wall of house. Crews ventilate roof and check for extension in stepdown. Fire contained to attic area of origin with no further extension. Lancaster village Engine crew requested to scene.
3 -1¾” lines in use
ON Scene:
Depew: Engines: 1, 2, 3, 4, Ladder 5, Rescue 7
Lancaster Engine: 2; South Line RIT: Truck 6 & Rescue 7
Lancaster Village, Hy-View & Bowmansville backfilled.
Damages: $ 80K
4-17-2017 – Time Out: 02:31 hrs.