Just prior to 8:00 pm this evening units were alerted for a residential structure fire in the 1st District. The caller was reporting his basement on fire. Quint 1 and E-42 arrived on scene with smoke emitting from an open basement door and crews deployed a hand line for extinguishment. A small fire in the basement was extinguished and extension checked. Crews remained on scene for approximately 45 minutes while the house was ventilated.
Command: C-10 (S. Beltz)
Units: Q-1, E-42, E-31, E-62, E-51 (RIT), M-19