This afternoon units were sent to the Holiday Inn Express in District 1 for a fire alarm activation. C-43 arrived on scene and during his size-up reported smoke in the basement level. Truck 5 and Truck 4 arrived on scene and sent crews into the basement to discover a commercial clothes dryer fire. Crews removed the burning material and checked for extension. With no extension of fire the long process of ventilating the basement and first (main) level began. Units were on scene for approximately one hour.
Units: E-12, E-61, E-31, T-4, T-5, M-19
Command: C-43 (Scott)